Achlya ambisexualis Raper (ATCC® 11400)

Strain Designations: [CBS 100.50, DSM 952]  /  Product Format: test tube

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Strain Designations [CBS 100.50, DSM 952]
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Male strain
Response to a sexual steroid hormone, antheridiol
Carries DNA sequence homologous to RAS gene
Medium ATCC® Medium 307: Cornmeal agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor AW Barksdale

. . J. Gen. Microbiol. 82: 295-299, 1974.

Horowitz DK, Russell PJ. Hormone-induced differentiation of antheridial branches in Achlya ambisexualis: dependence on ribonucleic acid synthesis. Can. J. Microbiol. 20: 977-980, 1974. PubMed: 4837576

Manavathu EK, et al. Presence of DNA sequence homologous to RAS gene in the aquatic fungus Achlya ambisexualis: possible role in sporangiogenesis. Curr. Microbiol. 17: 183-187, 1988.

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