Lichtheimia corymbifera (Cohn) Vuillemin (ATCC® 36512)

Strain Designations: V 73/8  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Absidia corymbifera (Cohn) Saccardo et Trotter
Classification Mucorales, Lichtheimiaceae
Strain Designations V 73/8
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2

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
animal pathogen
Name of Depositor MJ Corbel
Bovine stomach contents, Wales

Corbel MJ, Eades SM. The relative susceptibility of New Zealand black and CBA mice to infection with opportunistic fungal pathogens. Sabouraudia 14: 17-32, 1976. PubMed: 772839

Corbel MJ, Eades SM. Factors determining the susceptibility of mice to experimental phycomycosis. J. Med. Microbiol. 8: 551-564, 1975. PubMed: 54430

Corbel MJ, Eades SM. Experimental phycomycosis in mice; examination of the role of acquired immunity in resistance to Absidia ramosa. J Hyg 77: 221-233, 1976. PubMed: 1068199

Eades SM, Corbel MJ. Metastatic subcutaneous zygomycosis following intravenous and intracerebral inoculation of Absidia corymbifera spores. Sabouraudia 13: 200-203, 1975. PubMed: 1162542

Corbel MJ, Eades SM. Experimental mucormycosis in congenitally athymic (nude) mice. Mycopathologia 62: 117-120, 1977. PubMed: 600304