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Candida viswanathii Sandhu et Randhawa (ATCC® 28774)

Strain Designations: CBS 1924 [CCRC 22270, IFO 10415, JCM 1601, NCYC 547, NRRL Y-17317, UDC 48-231]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Candida tropicalis (Castellani) Berkhout, anamorph
Strain Designations CBS 1924 [CCRC 22270, IFO 10415, JCM 1601, NCYC 547, NRRL Y-17317, UDC 48-231]
Synonym Trichosporon lodderae Phaff et al., Fermentotrichon lodderae (Phaff et al.) Novák et Zsolt, Candida lodderae (Phaff et al.) Meyer et Ahearn, Candida aquaetextoris Vallini et al.
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 yes (type strain of Trichosporon lodderi), (type strain of Candida lodderae)
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


mitochondrial genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor CBS
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CBS<<--H.J. Phaff UCD 48-231 (Trichosporon lodderi)
shrimp, Peneaus braziliensis, Texas

Phaff HJ, et al. Yeasts isolated from shrimp. Mycologia 44: 431-451, 1952.

Kurtzman CP, Robnett CJ. Identification and phylogeny of ascomycetous yeasts from analysis of nuclear large subunit (26S) ribosomal DNA partial sequences. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 73(4): 331-371, 1998. PubMed: 9850420

Meyer SA, Ahearn DG. Validation of the names of some Candida species. Mycotaxon 17: 297-298, 1983.

type strain of Trichosporon lodderi

type strain of Candida lodderae

name change from Candida lodderae to Candida viswanathii per routing slip from SC Jong dated Dec 5 2002, based on Antonie Leeuwenhoek 73: 331-371, 1998

Valach M, et al. Evolution of linear chromosomes and multipartite genomes in yeast mitochondria. Nucleic Acids Res. 39: 4202-4219, 2011. PubMed: 21266473

type strain of Trichosporon lodderi

type strain of Candida lodderae

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