Trametes versicolor (Linnaeus : Fries) Lloyd, teleomorph (ATCC® 42530)

Strain Designations: 14  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Trametes versicolor (Linnaeus : Fries) Pilat, teleomorph
Strain Designations 14
degrades lignin
produces catechol oxidase polyphenol oxidase
reference strain for performance testing culture media listed by the ISO TC 34 SC 9 Joint Working Group 5 in the ISO 11133 and by the Working Party on Culture Media of the International Committee on Food Microbiology and Hygiene (ICFMH-WPCM)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Oxygenase system
Medium Medium 325: Malt extract agar (Blakeslee's formula)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor M Galadova
stem of Fagus sylvatica, Czechoslovakia

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Jackuliak O. Production of enzymes by some white-rot fungi. Drev. Vysk. 22: 227-234, 1977.

Galadova M, Jackuliak O. Effect of aromatic compounds on respiration of white-rot fungi. Drev. Vysk. 19: 1-6, 1974.

ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.