Paracoccidioides brasiliensis (Splendore) Almeida, anamorph (ATCC® 32069)

Strain Designations: B339 [CBS 372.73]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations B339 [CBS 372.73]
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
Skin-reactive principle in culture filtrates
Paracoccidioidin sensitivity in Colombia
Isolation media
Medium ATCC® Medium 337: Potato, dextrose, yeast agar (PDY)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor A Restrepo
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--A Restrepo<<--C. Lacaz
human, Brazil
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U41503 27-kDa antigenic protein gene


Restrepo-Moreno A, Schneidau JD Jr.. Nature of the skin-reactive principle in culture filtrates prepared from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. J. Bacteriol. 93: 1741-1748, 1967. PubMed: 6025297

Restrepo A, et al. Distribution of paracoccidioidin sensitivity in Colombia. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 17: 25-37, 1968. PubMed: 5637020

Restrepo A, Correa I. Comparison of two culture media for primary isolation of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis from sputum. Sabouraudia 10: 260-265, 1972. PubMed: 4344842

Restrepo A, Drouhet E. Study of precipitating antibodies in South American blastomycosis by immunoelectrophoretic analysis of Paracoccidiodes brasiliensis antigens. Ann. Inst. Pasteur 119: 338-346, 1970. PubMed: 4991255

McEwen JG, et al. Molecular cloning, nucleotide sequencing, and characterization of a 27-kDa antigenic protein from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. Fungal Genet. Biol. 20: 125-131, 1996. PubMed: 8810517

Gomez BL, et al. Detection of melanin-like pigments in the dimorphic fungal pathogen Paracoccidioides brasiliensis in vitro and during infection. Infect. Immun. 69: 5760-5767, 2001. PubMed: 11500453

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