Blastomyces dermatitidis Gilchrist et Stokes (ATCC® 28306)

Alternate State: Ajellomyces dermatitidis McDonough et Lewis  /  Strain Designations: CDC A-373  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Blastomyces dermatitidis Gilchrist et Stokes, anamorph
Strain Designations CDC A-373
Alternate State Ajellomyces dermatitidis McDonough et Lewis
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious disease research
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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
Fluorescent antiglobulins for detection and identification
Histoplasma differentiation from other pathogens
specific immunodiffusion test
Chitinase re antigenicity
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor L Kaufman
human, Wisconsin

Kaufman L, et al. Specific immunodiffusion test for blastomycosis. Appl. Microbiol. 26: 244-247, 1973. PubMed: 4201639

Odds FC, et al. Effect of chitinase complex on the antigenicity and chemistry of yeast- form cell walls and other fractions of Histoplasma capsulatum and Blastomyces dermatitidis. Sabouraudia 12: 138-149, 1974. PubMed: 4604380

Kaplan W, Kaufman L. Specific fluorescent antiglobulins for the detection and identification of Blastomyces dermatitidis yeast-phase cells. Mycopathol. Mycol. Appl. 19: 173-180, 1963.

Kaufman L, Blumer S. Development and use of a polyvalent conjugate to differentiate Histoplasma capsulatum and Histoplasma duboisii from other pathogens. J. Bacteriol. 95: 1243-1246, 1968. PubMed: 4869210

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