Candida viswanathii Sandhu et Randhawa (ATCC® 22981)

Strain Designations: M 291 [CBS 4024, CCRC 21330, DBVPG 6189, IFO 10321, NRRL Y-6660]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Candida viswanathii Sandhu et Randhawa, anamorph
Strain Designations M 291 [CBS 4024, CCRC 21330, DBVPG 6189, IFO 10321, NRRL Y-6660]
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


esterase activity
mitochondrial genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor SA Meyer
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--SA Meyer<<--CBS 4024 <<--- H.S. Randhawa
cerebrospinal fluid, India

Sandhu RS, Randhawa HS. On the re-isolation and taxonomic study of Candida viswanathii Viswanathan et Randhawa 1959. Mycopathol. Mycol. Appl. 18: 179-183, 1962.

Rudek W. Esterase activity in Candida species. J. Clin. Microbiol. 8: 756-759, 1978. PubMed: 370150

type strain

Valach M, et al. Evolution of linear chromosomes and multipartite genomes in yeast mitochondria. Nucleic Acids Res. 39: 4202-4219, 2011.

type strain

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