Candida krusei (Castellani) Berkhout (ATCC® 14243)

Alternate State: Issatchenkia orientalis Kudrjanzev  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Alternate State Issatchenkia orientalis Kudrjanzev
Application
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for Abbott products
Biosafety Level 1

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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® yes
Comments The current name of Candida krusei and Issatchenkia orientalis is Pichia kudriavzevii Boidin et al.

RAPD profiles
Morphology On YM medium at 25°C after 3 days, Colonies creamy white to dingy white, smooth becoming wrinkled, margin entire becoming filamentous. Cells hyaline, elongate ovoid, smooth, 5.5-14.5 X 3-4.5 µm. Pseudohyphae present.
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
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 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

GGTTTCCGTAGGTGAACCTGCGGAAGGATCATTACTGTGATTTAGTACTACACTGCGTGAGCGGAACGAAAACAACAACACCTAAAATGTGGAATATAGCATATAGTCGACAAGAGAAATCTACGAAAAACAAACAAAACTTTCAACAACGGATCTCTTGGTTCTCGCATCGATGAAGAGCGCAGCGAAATGCGATACCTAGTGTGAATTGCAGCCATCGTGAATCATCGAGTTCTTGAACGCACATTGCGCCCCTCGGCATTCCGGGGGGCATGCCTGTTTGAGCGTCGTTTCCATCTTGCGCGTGCGCAGAGTTGGGGGAGCGGAGCGGACGACGTGTAAAGAGCGTCGGAGCTGCGACTCGCCTGAAAGGGAGCGAAGCTGGCCGAGCGAACTAGACTTTTTTTCAGGGACGCTTGGCGGCCGAGAGCGAGTGTTGCGAGACAACAAAAAGCTCGACCTCAAATCAGGTAGGAATACCCGCTGAACTTAAGCATATCAATAA


D1D2 region of the 26S ribosomal RNA gene

ATATCAATAAGCGGAGGAAAAGAAACCAACAGGGATTGCCTCAGTAGCGGCGAGTGAAGCGGCAAGAGCTCAGATTTGAAATCGTGCTTTGCGGCACGAGTTGTAGATTGCAGGTTGGAGTCTGTGTGGAAGGCGGTGTCCAAGTCCCTTGGAACAGGGCGCCCAGGAGGGTGAGAGCCCCGTGGGATGCCGGCGGAAGCAGTGAGGCCCTTCTGACGAGTCGAGTTGTTTGGGAATGCAGCTCCAAGCGGGTGGTAAATTCCATCTAAGGCTAAATACTGGCGAGAGACCGATAGCGAACAAGTACTGTGAAGGAAAGATGAAAAGCACTTTGAAAAGAGAGTGAAACAGCACGTGAAATTGTTGAAAGGGAAGGGTATTGCGCCCGACATGGGGATTGCGCACCGCTGCCTCTCGTGGGCGGCGCTCTGGGCTTTCCCTGGGCCAGCATCGGTTCTTGCTGCAGGAGAAGGGGTTCTGGAACGTGGCTCTTCGGAGTGTTATAGCCAGGGCCAGATGCTGCGTGCGGGGACCGAGGACTGCGGCCGTGTAGGTCACGGATGCTGGCAGAACGGCGCAACACCGC

Morphology On YM medium at 25°C after 3 days, Colonies creamy white to dingy white, smooth becoming wrinkled, margin entire becoming filamentous. Cells hyaline, elongate ovoid, smooth, 5.5-14.5 X 3-4.5 µm. Pseudohyphae present.
Name of Depositor A Castellani
Isolation Not available
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KU729098 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KU729201 D1/D2 region of 26S rRNA gene

References

Zeng S, et al. Random amplified polymorphic DNA analysis of culture collection strains of Candida species. J Med Vet Mycol 34: 293-297, 1996. PubMed: 8873891

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