Candida albicans (Robin) Berkhout (ATCC® 200955)

Strain Designations: Y537  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Candida albicans (Robin) Berkhout, anamorph
Strain Designations Y537
susceptibility testing
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 frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
amphotericin B-resistant
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Sequenced Data
Not available.
Name of Depositor M Lozano-chiu
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ010064 Candida albicans mRNA for MP65 mannoprotein.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30210 C.albicans (ATCC 20955) cahsp70 mRNA for heat shock protein 70.


Rex JH, et al. Detection of amphortericin B-resistant Candida isolates in a broth-based system. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 906-909, 1995. PubMed: 7785993

Lozano-Chiu M, et al. Lot-to-lot variability of antibiotic medium 3 used for testing susceptibility of Candida isolates to amphotericin B. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 270-272, 1997. PubMed: 8968923

Wanger A, et al. Comparison of Etest and National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards broth macrodilution method for antifungal susceptibility testing: enhanced ability to detect amphotericin B-resistant Candida isolates. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 2520-2522, 1995. PubMed: 8585737

Reference Method for Broth Dilution Antifungal Susceptibility Testing of Yeasts; Approved Standard - 2nd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M27-A3.

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