Sclerotinia sclerotiorum (Libert) de Bary (ATCC® 56844)

Strain Designations: B24 [PDDCC 7012]  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Sclerotinia sclerotiorum (Libert) de Bary, teleomorph
Strain Designations B24 [PDDCC 7012]
produces endoglucanase
produces oxalic acid
produces polygalacturonase endopolygalacturonase, pectinase
produces xylan endo-1,3-beta-xylosidase xylan hydrolase, xylanase
produces polygalacturonase isoenzymes
produces cellulase complex
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
strongly virulent on sunflower and tomato
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor EH McKenzie
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--EH McKenzie<<--P.R. Johnston
highbush blueberry, Vaccinium corymbosum, New Zealand

Marciano P, et al. Oxalic acid, cell wall-degrading enzymes and pH in pathogenesis and their significance in the virulence of two Sclerotinia sclerotiorum isolates on sunflower. Physiol. Plant Pathol. 22: 339-345, 1983.