Scolecobasidium obovatum Matsushima (ATCC® 38655)

Strain Designations: H-37-F  /  Product Format: frozen

Strain Designations H-37-F
degrades petroleum crude oil
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor JS Davies
soil under asphalt

Davies JS, Westlake DW. Crude oil utilization by fungi. Can. J. Microbiol. 25: 146-156, 1979. PubMed: 436012