Exophiala dermatitidis (Kano) de Hoog, anamorph (ATCC® MYA-887)

Strain Designations: WdChs1deltaWdChs2delta-GB  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Wangiella dermatitidis (Kano) McGinnis
Strain Designations WdChs1deltaWdChs2delta-GB
Application
resistant to bleomycin
resistant to hygromycin B
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor PJ Szaniszlo
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Isolation
mutant derived from ATCC 34100 by disruption of WdCHS1 and WdCHS2
References

Wang Z, et al. WdChs4p, a homolog of chitin synthase 3 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, alone cannot support growth of Wangiella (Exophiala) dermatitidis at the temperature of infection. Infect. Immun. 67: 6619-6630, 1999. PubMed: 10569783

Paul J Szaniszlo, personal communication