Geotrichum capitatum (Diddens et Lodder) von Arx (ATCC® 200929)

Strain Designations: 7  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Blastoschizomyces capitatus (Diddens et Lodder) Salkin et al., anamorph
Strain Designations 7
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2

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
reference strain for restriction endonuclease analysis
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor D Dantonio
Special Collection NCRR Contract
blood of 38-year-old man with myeloma, Italy

D'Antonio D, et al. Emergence of fluconazole-resistant strains of Blastoschizomyces capitatus causing nosocomial infections in cancer patients. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 753-755, 1996. PubMed: 8904454

D'Antonio D, et al. Onychomycosis caused by Blastoschizomyces capitatus. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 2927-2930, 1999. PubMed: 10449477

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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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