Blastomyces dermatitidis Gilchrist et Stokes (ATCC® 26198)

Alternate State: Ajellomyces dermatitidis McDonough et Lewis, teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: KL-1  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Blastomyces dermatitidis Gilchrist et Stokes, anamorph
Strain Designations KL-1
Alternate State Ajellomyces dermatitidis McDonough et Lewis, teleomorph
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious 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
Effects of temperature on soil conidia
Lipid content
Cell wall composition, virulence for mice
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor RA Cox
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RA Cox<<--A.F. DiSalvo KL-1
soil, Kentucky

Cox RA, Best GK. Cell wall composition of two strains of Blastomyces dermatitidis exhibiting differences in virulence for mice. Infect. Immun. 5: 449-453, 1972. PubMed: 4636784

. . J. Bacteriol. 85: 717-718, 1963.

DiSalvo AF, Denton JF. Lipid content of four strains of Blastomyces dermatitidis of different mouse virulence. J. Bacteriol. 85: 927-931, 1963.

Denton JF, DiSalvo AF. Isolation of Blastomyces dermatitidis from natural sites at Augusta, Georgia. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 13: 716-722, 1964. PubMed: 14205892

Denton JF, et al. Isolation of Blastomyces dermatitidis from soil. Science 133: 1126-1127, 1961. PubMed: 13721936

Sorensen KN, et al. Murine models of blastomycosis, coccidioidomycosis, and histoplasmosis. Mycopathologia 146: 53-65, 1999.

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