Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr, teleomorph (ATCC® 38766)

Strain Designations: EP 53  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Endothia parasitica (Murrill) Anderson et Anderson, teleomorph
Strain Designations EP 53
biological control of chestnut blight
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Contains dsRNA.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1085: PDAmb agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor SL Anagnostakis
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--SL Anagnostakis<<--R.A. Jaynes
American chestnut, Connecticut; canker cured by hypovirulent strain.

Anagnostakis SL. The American chestnut: new hope for a fallen giant. Conn. Agric. Exp. Stn. Bull. 777: 1-9, 1978.