Conidiobolus incongruus Drechsler, teleomorph (ATCC® 24293)

Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Entomophthora sp.
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 337: Potato, dextrose, yeast agar (PDY)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor HL Eckert
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--HL Eckert<<--R.S. Pore
Mediastinal granuloma in 15-month-old male

Eckert HL, et al. Deep Entomophthora phycomycotic infection reported for the first time in the United States. Chest 61: 392-394, 1972. PubMed: 5020260

King DS, Jong SC. Identity of the etiological agent of the first deep entomophthoraceous infection of man in the United States. Mycologia 68: 181-183, 1976. PubMed: 945455

Gilbert EF, et al. Histopathological identification of Entomophthora phycomycosis. Deep mycotic infection in an infant. Arch. Pathol. 90: 583-587, 1970. PubMed: 5485116

King DS. Conidiobolus incongruusIn: King DS. Lower fungi in the laboratory. Athens, GA Univ. Georgia. p. 156, 1978.

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