Candida tropicalis (Castellani) Berkhout (ATCC® MYA-3404)

Strain Designations: T1  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Candida tropicalis
Strain Designations T1
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 no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Comments
Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA).
mitochondrial genome sequenced strain
Morphology

After 3 days at 25°C colonies 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, sometimes forming short chains with mycelium often present in older cultures.

Medium ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After 3 days at 25°C colonies 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, sometimes forming short chains with mycelium often present in older cultures.

Name of Depositor C Pujol
Special Collection NSF - Mycology
Chain of Custody
F Odds
C Pujol University of Iowa
Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : AAFN00000000 Candida tropicalis MYA-3404, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

References

Joly S, et al. Development of two species-specific fingerprinting probes for broad computer-assisted epidemilogical studies of Candida tropicalis. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 3063-3071, 1996. PubMed: 8940449

Butler G, et al. Evolution of pathogenicity and sexual reproduction in eight Candida genomes. Nature 459: 657-662, 2009. PubMed: 19465905

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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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