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Saccharomyces paradoxus Bachinskaya (ATCC® 76856)

Strain Designations: CBS 432 [CCRC 22587, DBVPG 6411, IFO 10609, IGC 4570, NCYC 2600, NRRL Y-17217, CLIB 228, MUCL 31498, AS 2.2401]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations CBS 432 [CCRC 22587, DBVPG 6411, IFO 10609, IGC 4570, NCYC 2600, NRRL Y-17217, CLIB 228, MUCL 31498, AS 2.2401]
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


ITS-PCR ribotyping
Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA).
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 1049: Glucose-yeast-peptone medium
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.


Name of Depositor CBS
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CBS <-- A. Guilliermond
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : JQ070083 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AABY00000000 Saccharomyces paradoxus NRRL Y-17217, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


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