Hormonema carpetanum Bills, Peláez et Ruibal (ATCC® 74360)

Strain Designations: MF6176  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Hormonema sp.
Strain Designations MF6176
Application
produces antifungal agent
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Morphology

After 7 days colonies consisting predominantly of submerged, radially extending hyphae, remaining shiny to moist during the first few weeks.  Pycnidia formed in about 3-4 weeks at or below the agar surface, pale olive-brown to dark olive, eventually becoming black.

Medium Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After 7 days colonies consisting predominantly of submerged, radially extending hyphae, remaining shiny to moist during the first few weeks.  Pycnidia formed in about 3-4 weeks at or below the agar surface, pale olive-brown to dark olive, eventually becoming black.

Name of Depositor Merck & Co., Inc.
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- Merck & Co., Inc.
Isolation
leaves of unidentified shrub, Navalquejigo, Madrid, Spain.
References

Liesch JM, et al. Antifungal agent obtained from Hormonema. US Patent 5,756,472 dated May 26 1998

Bills GF, et al. Hormonema carpetanum sp. nov., a new lineage of dothideaceous black yeasts from Spain. Stud. in Mycol. 50: 149-157, 2004.

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