Candida albicans (Robin) Berkhout, anamorph (ATCC® MYA-4786)

Strain Designations: A203  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations A203
Application
Opportunistic pathogen research
Sexually Transmitted Disease Research
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Comments
Clinical isolate
Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA)
Morphology After 5 days at 25°C, on both YM and YEPD medium, colonies white to creamy white, dull, smooth (3 days) becoming wrinkled over time (11 days), raised, margin begins as  entire (3 days)  and becomes  filamentous over time (11 days). Cells globose to subglobose, smooth, 3.75-9 µm X 3-7.5 µm. Pseudohyphae abundant on both YM and YEPD media.
Medium Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C to 37°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

GTAACAAGGTTTCCGTAGGTGAACCTGCGGAAGGATCATTACTGATTTGCTTAATTGCACCACATGTGTTTTTCTTTGAAACAAACTTGCTTTGGCGGTGGGCCCAGCCTGCCGCCAGAGGTCTAAACTTACAACCAATTTTTTATCAACTTGTCACACCAGATTATTACTAATAGTCAAAACTTTCAACAACGGATCTCTTGGTTCTCGCATCGATGAAGAACGCAGCGAAATGCGATACGTAATATGAATTGCAGATATTCGTGAATCATCGAATCTTTGAACGCACATTGCGCCCTCTGGTATTCCGGAGGGCATGCCTGTTTGAGCGTCGTTTCTCCCTCAAACCGCTGGGTTTGGTGTTGAGCAATACGACTTGGGTTTGCTTGAAAGACGGTAGTGGTAAGGCGGGATCGCTTTGACAATGGCTTAGGTCTAACCAAAAACATTGCTTGCGGCGGTAACGTCCACCACGTATATCTTCAAACTTTGACCTCAAATCAGGTAGGACTACCCGCTGAACTTAAGCATATCAAT


D1D2 region of the 28S ribosomal RNA gene:

AACTTAAGCATATCAATAAGCGGAGGAAAAGAAACCAACAGGGATTGCCTCAGTAGCGGCGAGTGAAGCGGCAAAAGCTCAAATTTGAAATCTGGCGTCTTTGGCGTCCGAGTTGTAATTTGAAGAAGGTATCTTTGGGCCCGGCTCTTGTCTATGTTCCTTGGAACAGGACGTCACAGAGGGTGAGAATCCCGTGCGATGAGATGACCCGGGTCTGTGTAAAGTTCCTTCGACGAGTCGAGTTGTTTGGGAATGCAGCTCTAAGTGGGTGGTAAATTCCATCTAAAGCTAAATATTGGCGAGAGACCGATAGCGAACAAGTACAGTGATGGAAAGATGAAAAGAACTTTGAAAAGAGAGTGAAAAAGTACGTGAAATTGTTGAAAGGGAAGGGCTTGAGATCAGACTTGGTATTTTGCATGCTGCTCTCTCGGGGGCGGCCGCTGCGGTTTACCGGGCCAGCATCGGTTTGGAGCGGCAGGATAATGGCGGAGGAATGTGGCACGGCTTCTGCTGTGTGTTATAGCCTCTGACGATACTGCCAGCCTAGACCGAGGACTGCGGTTTTTACCTAGGATGTTGGCATAATGATCTTAAGTCGCCCGTCTT

Morphology After 5 days at 25°C, on both YM and YEPD medium, colonies white to creamy white, dull, smooth (3 days) becoming wrinkled over time (11 days), raised, margin begins as  entire (3 days)  and becomes  filamentous over time (11 days). Cells globose to subglobose, smooth, 3.75-9 µm X 3-7.5 µm. Pseudohyphae abundant on both YM and YEPD media.
Name of Depositor M Noverr
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- M Noverr <-- C Fichtenbaum
Isolation
HIV patient with mucosal candidiasis, in St. Louis, MO, USA.
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : JN874499 D1/D2 region of 28S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : JN882320 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

References

Taylor BN, et al. In vivo virulence of Candida albicans isolates causing mucosal infections in people infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus. J. Infect. Dis. 182: 955-999, 2000.

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