Microsporum canis Bodin, anamorph (ATCC® 201851)

Alternate State: Arthroderma otae (Hasegawa et Usui) McGinnis et al., teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: 30  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations 30
Alternate State Arthroderma otae (Hasegawa et Usui) McGinnis et al., teleomorph
degrades hair
Biomedical Research and Development Material
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
experimental infection of guinea pigs
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor K Wawrzkiewicz
Special Collection NCRR Contract
cat with ringworm, Wroclaw, Poland

Wawrzkiewicz K, et al. In vitro biodegradation of hair from different animal species by Microsporum canis. Int. Biodeterior. Biodegrad. 39: 15-25, 1997.

Wawrzkiewicz K, Ziolkowska G. Specific immunoprophylaxis in Microsporum canis infection in guinea pigs. J. Mycol. Med. 6: 56-62, 1996.

Wawrzkiewicz K, et al. An evaluation of the resistance to Microsporum canis on the basis of the guinea pig. Arch. Vet. Pol. 34: 153-162, 1994. PubMed: 8891170

Wawrzkiewicz K, et al. The path of Microsporum canis invasion in the guinea pig: clinical, mycological and histopathological studies. Ann. Univ. Mariae Curie 48: 1-16, 1993.

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