Cryptococcus humicola (Daszewska) Golubev, anamorph (ATCC® 9949)

Strain Designations: NRRL Y-1266 [CBS 2041, IFO 0753, JCM 1459]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Candida humicola (Daszewska) Diddens et Lodder, anamorph
Strain Designations NRRL Y-1266 [CBS 2041, IFO 0753, JCM 1459]
produces lipase
produces lipases active at pH 5.5 and 7.5
quality control strain
produces thermostable, nonspecific lipase
quality control strain for API and bioMerieux Vitek products
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® yes
alkali-tolerant at pH 10
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor NRRL
culture contaminant

Ishii M. Thermally stable and positionally non-specific lipase isolated from Candida. US Patent 5,273,898 dated Dec 28 1993

Aono R. Taxonomic distribution of alkali-tolerant yeasts. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 13: 394-397, 1990.

Hou CT. pH dependence and thermostability of lipases from cultures from the ARS Culture Collection. J. Ind. Microbiol. 13: 242-248, 1994.

API ID 32 C. bioMerieux.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

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  • 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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