Lachancea waltii (Kodama) Kurtzman (ATCC® 56500)

Strain Designations: UCD 72-13 [CBS 6430, CCRC 22066, DBVPG 6233, IFO 1666, NCYC 2644, NRRL Y-8285]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Kluyveromyces waltii Kodama
Strain Designations UCD 72-13 [CBS 6430, CCRC 22066, DBVPG 6233, IFO 1666, NCYC 2644, NRRL Y-8285]
Biosafety Level 1
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 yes
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA).
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor HJ Phaff
Exudate of Ilex integra, Japan
Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : AADM00000000 Lachancea waltii NCYC 2644, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


Kodama K, Kyono T. Ascosporogenous yeasts isolated from tree exudates in Japan. J. Ferment. Technol. 52: 1-9, 1974.

Kellis M, Birren BW, Lander ES. Proof and evolutionary analysis of ancient genome duplication in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Nature 428: 617-624, 2004.

Wang H, et al. A fungal phylogeny based on 82 complete genomes using the composition vector method. BMC Evol. Biol. 9: 195, 2009.

Kurtzman CP. Phylogenetic circumscription of Saccharomyces, Kluyveromyces and other members of the Saccharomycetaceae, and the proposal of the new genera Lachancea, Nakaseomyces, Naumovia, Vanderwaltozyma and Zygotorulaspora. FEMS Yeast Res. 4: 233-245, 2003. PubMed: 14654427

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