Candida viswanathii Sandhu et Randhawa (ATCC® 48138)

Strain Designations: AL-6981-X  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Candida tropicalis (Castellani) Berkhout
Strain Designations AL-6981-X
Assay of antimicrobial preservatives
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 freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments Incorrectly listed in ASTM Standard Test Method E1259-88 as ATCC 18138
This strain was re-identified as Candida viswanathii based on the D1D2 sequence comparison.
Sequenced Data
D1D2 region of the 26S ribosomal RNA gene


Name of Depositor BJ Wiley
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- BJ Wiley <-- M.R. Rogers
Fuel filter of M51 vehicle, Washington

ASTM International Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Antimicrobials in Liquid Fuels Boiling Below 390 degrees. West Conshohocken, PA

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.
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