Cryptococcus humicola (Daszewska) Golubev, anamorph (ATCC® 9949)

Strain Designations: NRRL Y-1266 [CBS 2041, IFO 0753, JCM 1459]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Candida humicola (Daszewska) Diddens et Lodder, anamorph
Strain Designations NRRL Y-1266 [CBS 2041, IFO 0753, JCM 1459]
produces lipase
produces lipases active at pH 5.5 and 7.5
quality control strain
produces thermostable, nonspecific lipase
quality control strain for API and bioMerieux Vitek products
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® yes
alkali-tolerant at pH 10
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor NRRL
culture contaminant

Ishii M. Thermally stable and positionally non-specific lipase isolated from Candida. US Patent 5,273,898 dated Dec 28 1993

Aono R. Taxonomic distribution of alkali-tolerant yeasts. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 13: 394-397, 1990.

Hou CT. pH dependence and thermostability of lipases from cultures from the ARS Culture Collection. J. Ind. Microbiol. 13: 242-248, 1994.

API ID 32 C. bioMerieux.

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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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