Scedosporium apiospermum (Saccardo) Castellani et Chalmers, anamorph (ATCC® MYA-3634)

Alternate State: Pseudallescheria boydii (Shear) McGinnis et al., teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: SC1  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Scedosporium apiospermum
Strain Designations SC1
Alternate State Pseudallescheria boydii (Shear) McGinnis et al., teleomorph
Application
Antifungal susceptibility testing RefGhannoum MA, et al. Interlaboratory study of quality control isolates for a broth microdilution method (modified CLSI M38-A) for testing susceptibilities of dermatophytes to antifungals. J. Clin. Microbiol. 44: 4353-4356, 2006. RefEspinel-Ingroff A, et al. Quality control and reference guidelines for CLSI broth microdilution susceptibility method (M38-A document) for amphotericin B, itraconazole, posaconazole, and voriconazole. J. Clin. Microbiol. 43: 5243-5246, 2005.
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Morphology After 5 days cleistothecia form, immersed, membranaceous, spherical, light brown to black. Erect synnemata may be present, producing broadly clavate, subhyaline or pale brown conidia. Conidiogenous cells also arising from undifferentiated hyphae, cylindrical, producing slimy heads of 1-celled, smooth-walled, subhyaline to brown, subspherical to elongate conidia.
Medium Medium 325: Malt extract agar (Blakeslee's formula)
Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25°C to 30°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology After 5 days cleistothecia form, immersed, membranaceous, spherical, light brown to black. Erect synnemata may be present, producing broadly clavate, subhyaline or pale brown conidia. Conidiogenous cells also arising from undifferentiated hyphae, cylindrical, producing slimy heads of 1-celled, smooth-walled, subhyaline to brown, subspherical to elongate conidia.
Name of Depositor TJ Walsh
Special Collection NSF - Mycology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- T J Walsh
Isolation
human heart
References

Reference Method for Broth Dilution Antifungal Susceptibility Testing of Filamentous Fungi: Approved Standard - 2nd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M38-A2.

Ghannoum MA, et al. Interlaboratory study of quality control isolates for a broth microdilution method (modified CLSI M38-A) for testing susceptibilities of dermatophytes to antifungals. J. Clin. Microbiol. 44: 4353-4356, 2006.

Espinel-Ingroff A, et al. Quality control and reference guidelines for CLSI broth microdilution susceptibility method (M38-A document) for amphotericin B, itraconazole, posaconazole, and voriconazole. J. Clin. Microbiol. 43: 5243-5246, 2005.

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