Pythium oligandrum Drechsler (ATCC® 38472_TT)

Strain Designations: 31  /  Product Format: test tube

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Strain Designations 31
Application Biological control of damping-off pathogens
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 test tube
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Comments Electrophoretic karyotype
Medium ATCC® Medium 307: Cornmeal agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20°C to 25°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor D Vesely
Isolation Sugar beet, Czechoslovakia

Martin FN. Electrophoretic karyotype polymorphisms in the genus Pythium. Mycologia 87: 333-353, 1995.

Vesely D. Studies of the mycoparasitism in rhizosphere of emerging sugarbeet. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., II Abt. 133: 195-200, 1978.

Vesely D. Parasitic relationships between Pythium oligandrum Drechsler and some other species of the Oomycetes class. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., II Abt. 133: 341-349, 1978.

Vesely D. Relation of Pythium oligandrum Drechsler to bacteria, Actinomyces, and several fungi inhabiting the rhizosphere of the emerging sugarbeet. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., II Abt. 133: 350-356, 1978.

Vesely D. Potential biological control of damping-off pathogens in emerging sugar beet by Pythium oligandrum Drechsler. Phytopathol. Z. 90: 113-115, 1977.

Vesely D. Das Vorkommen von Pythium oligandrum Drechsler auf der Wurzeloberflache auflaufender zuckerru in Bohomen und einige Erkenntnisse zur biologie des Pilzes. Ceska Mykol. 31: 41-51, 1977.

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