Candida tropicalis (Castellani) Berkhout (ATCC® 200956)

Strain Designations: MY1012  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Candida tropicalis (Castellani) Berkhout, anamorph
Strain Designations MY1012
Application
susceptibility testing
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
amphotericin B-resistant
Morphology

After 3 days at 35°C colonies are cream-coloured, smooth, dull, with a mycelial border forming after prolonged incubation. Yeast cells globose to short-ovoid to long-ovoid 3.0-5.5 x 4.0-9.0 µm, single or budding.

Medium Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After 3 days at 35°C colonies are cream-coloured, smooth, dull, with a mycelial border forming after prolonged incubation. Yeast cells globose to short-ovoid to long-ovoid 3.0-5.5 x 4.0-9.0 µm, single or budding.

Name of Depositor M Lozano-chiu
Special Collection NCRR Contract
References

Rex JH, et al. Detection of amphortericin B-resistant Candida isolates in a broth-based system. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 906-909, 1995. PubMed: 7785993

Lozano-Chiu M, et al. Lot-to-lot variability of antibiotic medium 3 used for testing susceptibility of Candida isolates to amphotericin B. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 270-272, 1997. PubMed: 8968923

Wanger A, et al. Comparison of Etest and National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards broth macrodilution method for antifungal susceptibility testing: enhanced ability to detect amphotericin B-resistant Candida isolates. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 2520-2522, 1995. PubMed: 8585737

Reference Method for Broth Dilution Antifungal Susceptibility Testing of Yeasts; Approved Standard - 2nd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M27-A3.

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