Kluyveromyces marxianus (EC Hansen) van der Walt (ATCC® 200963)

Alternate State: Candida kefyr (Beijerinck) van Uden et Buckley, anamorph  /  Strain Designations: HA 63 [NRRL Y-8281, CBS 712]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Kluyveromyces marxianus (Hansen) van der Walt, teleomorph
Strain Designations HA 63 [NRRL Y-8281, CBS 712]
Alternate State Candida kefyr (Beijerinck) van Uden et Buckley, anamorph
Biosafety Level 1

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
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


RAPD profiles
Genome sequencing strain (Genolevures Consortium, France).
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Sequenced Data
Not available.
Name of Depositor H Prillinger

Molnar O, et al. Analysis of coenzyme Q systems, monosaccharide patterns of purified cell walls, and RAPD-PCR patterns in the genus Kluyveromyces. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 70: 67-78, 1996. PubMed: 8836443

van der Walt JP. New combinations in the genera Brettanomyces, Kluyveromyces, Lodderomyces and Wingea. Bothalia 10: 417-418, 1971.

type strain

Souciet JL, et al. Genomic Exploration of the Hemiascomycetous Yeasts: 1. A set of yeast species for molecular evolution studies. FEBS Lett. 487: 3-12, 2000.

Llorente B, et al. Genomic Exploration of the Hemiascomycetous Yeasts: 12. Kluyveromyces marxianus var. marxianus. FEBS Lett. 487: 71-75, 2000.

type strain

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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