Saccharomyces pastorianus Reess ex Hansen (ATCC® 76529)

Strain Designations: CBS 1513 [CCRC 21423, DBVPG 6033, IFO 1167, IGC 4457, JCM 7256, NCYC 396, NRRL Y-12693]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Permits and Restrictions

View Permits

Deposited As Saccharomyces pastorianus Reess ex Hansen, teleomorph
Strain Designations CBS 1513 [CCRC 21423, DBVPG 6033, IFO 1167, IGC 4457, JCM 7256, NCYC 396, NRRL Y-12693]
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes (type strain of Saccharomyces carlsbergensis)
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Mitochondrial ori-rep-tra sequences
Genome sequencing strain (Carlsberg Laboratory, Denmark)
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25°C to 30°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor CBS
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CBS <-- E.J. Helm
Brewers' yeast

Hansen EC. Recherches sur la physiologie et la morphologie des ferments alcooliques. XIII. Nouvelles etudes sur les levures de brasserie a fermentation basse. C.R. Trav. Lab. Carlsberg 7: 179-217, 1908.

Piskur J, et al. A mitochondrial molecular marker, ori-rep-tra, for differentiation of yeast species. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 61: 2780-2782, 1995. PubMed: 7618892

Walther A, Hesselbart A, Wendland J. Genome Sequence of Saccharomyces carlsbergensis, the World's First Pure Culture Lager Yeast. G3 (Bethesda) 4: 783-793, 2014. PubMed: 24578374

Huang CH, Lee FL, Tai CJ. The beta-tubulin gene as a molecular phylogenetic marker for classification and discrimination of the Saccharomyces sensu stricto complex. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 95: 135-142, 2009. PubMed: 19112604

Ogata T, et al. Chromosomal location of Lg-FLO1 in bottom-fermenting yeast and the FLO5 locus of industrial yeast. J. Appl. Microbiol. 105: 1186-1198, 2008. PubMed: 18564345

Nguyen HV, Gaillardin C. Evolutionary relationships between the former species Saccharomyces uvarum and the hybrids Saccharomyces bayanus and Saccharomyces pastorianus; reinstatement of Saccharomyces uvarum (Beijerinck) as a distinct species. FEMS Yeast Res. 5: 471-483, 2005. PubMed: 15691752

Salema-Oom M, et al. Maltotriose utilization by industrial Saccharomyces strains: characterization of a new member of the alpha-glucoside transporter family. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 71: 5044-5049, 2005. PubMed: 16151085

Kurtzman CP, Robnett CJ. Phylogenetic relationships among yeasts of the 'Saccharomyces complex' determined from multigene sequence analyses. FEMS Yeast Res. 3: 417-432, 2003. PubMed: 12748053

Okuda Y, et al. Occurrence, horizontal transfer and degeneration of VDE intein family in Saccharomycete yeasts. Yeast 20: 563-573, 2003. PubMed: 12734795

Perez-Ortin JE, et al. Molecular characterization of a chromosomal rearrangement involved in the adaptive evolution of yeast strains. Genome Res. 12: 1533-1539, 2002. PubMed: 12368245

Casaregola S, et al. Analysis of the constitution of the beer yeast genome by PCR, sequencing and subtelomeric sequence hybridization. Int. J. Sys.t Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1607-1618, 2001. PubMed: 11491364

Goncalves PM, et al. FSY1, a novel gene encoding a specific fructose/H+ symporter in the type strain of Saccharomyces carlsbergensis. J. Bacteriol. 19: 5628-5630, 2000. PubMed: 10986274

type strain of Saccharomyces carlsbergensis

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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.
Basic Documentation