Meyerozyma guilliermondii (Wickerham) Kurtzman et M. Suzuki (ATCC® 46036)

Strain Designations: NRRL Y-2075 [CBS 2030, CCRC 21697, CCRC 22093, IFO 10106, NCYC 443]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Pichia guilliermondii Wickerham
Strain Designations NRRL Y-2075 [CBS 2030, CCRC 21697, CCRC 22093, IFO 10106, NCYC 443]
Synonym Candida guilliermondii
Application
Ferments arabinose L-arabinose
Produces L-arabitol
Produces alpha-galactosidase
Produces lipase
Produces lipases active at pH 9.0 at 60°C
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
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Mating Type Mates with ATCC® 58070™ mates with ATCC® 58070™ RefWickerham LJ, Burton KA. A clarification of the relationship of Candida guilliermondii to other yeasts by a study of their mating types. J. Bacteriol. 68: 594-597, 1954. PubMed: 13211564
Comments
Taxonomy
Mitochondrial genome sequenced strain
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: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor NRRL
Isolation
Insect frass on American elm, Ulmus americana, Peoria, IL
References

Wickerham LJ. Validation of the species Pichia guilliermondii. J. Bacteriol. 92: 1269, 1966. PubMed: 5926749

Wickerham LJ, Burton KA. A clarification of the relationship of Candida guilliermondii to other yeasts by a study of their mating types. J. Bacteriol. 68: 594-597, 1954. PubMed: 13211564

Saha BC, Bothast RJ. Production of L-arabitol for L-arabinose by Candida entomaea and Pichia guilliermondii. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 45: 299-306, 1996.

Billon-Grand G. A new ascosporogenous yeast genus: Yamadazyma gen. nov.. Mycotaxon 35: 201-204, 1989.

Church FC, et al. Isolation and characterization of alpha-galactosidase from Pichia guilliermondii. Dev. Ind. Microbiol. 21: 339-348, 1980.

Meyers SP, Church FC Jr.. Alpha-galactosidase from Pichia guilliermondii. Mycologia 72: 279-287, 1980.

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

Valach M, et al. Evolution of linear chromosomes and multipartite genomes in yeast mitochondria. Nucleic Acids Res. 39: 4202-4219, 2011.

Kurtzman CP, Suzuki M. Phylogenetic analysis of ascomycete yeasts that form coenzyme Q-9 and the proposal of the new genera Babjeviella, Meyerozyma, Millerozyma, Priceomyces, and Scheffersomyces. Mycoscience 51: 2-14, 2010.

Wickerham LJ, Burton KA. A clarification of the relationship of Candida guilliermondii to other yeasts by a study of their mating types. J. Bacteriol. 68: 594-597, 1954. PubMed: 13211564

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