Aspergillus flavus Link, anamorph (ATCC® 200026)

Strain Designations: NRRL 3357 [M52, CBS 128202]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations NRRL 3357 [M52, CBS 128202]
produces aflatoxin B1 aflatoxin B
produces aflatoxin B2
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Genome sequencing strain (J. Craig Venter Institute, USA).
Sequenced Data
18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence


D1D2 region of the 28S ribosomal RNA gene


Name of Depositor NRRL
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NRRL <-- FA Hodges M52
peanut cotyledons, USA
Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : AAIH00000000 Aspergillus flavus NRRL3357, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

Nucleotide (GenBank) : JX535495 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : JX535498 D1/D2 region of 28S rRNA gene


Norton RA. A novel glass fiber disc culture system for testing of small amounts of compounds on growth and aflatoxin production by Aspergillus flavus. Mycopathologia 129: 103-109, 1995. PubMed: 7659139

Yu J, et al. Aspergillus flavus expressed sequence tags for identification of genes with putative roles in aflatoxin contamination of crops. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 237: 333-340, 2004.

Wang H, et al. A fungal phylogeny based on 82 complete genomes using the composition vector method. BMC Evol. Biol. 9: 195, 2009.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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