Phialophora verrucosa Medlar (ATCC® 10223)

Strain Designations: 8723 [CBS 273.37, MUCL 9760]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations 8723 [CBS 273.37, MUCL 9760]
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no (type of Phialophora macrospora)
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Comments Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA)
The strain is also known as Phialophora americana or Capronia semiimmersa.
Medium ATCC® Medium 307: Cornmeal agar
ATCC® Medium 312: Czapek's agar
ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor CW Emmons
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CW Emmons <-- M. Moore
Clinical chromoblastomycosis, Brazil
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : JYCC00000000 Capronia semi-immersa strain CBS 273.37, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


Yamagishi Y, et al. Mitochondrial DNA analysis of Phialophora verrucosa. Mycoses 40: 329-334, 1997. PubMed: 9470416

Untereiner WA, et al. The systematics of the Phialophora verrucosa complex: new insights from B-tubulin, large subunit nuclear rDNA and ITS sequence data. Can J Bot 86: 742-750, 2008.

Untereiner WA, Naveau FA. Molecular systematics of the Herpotrichiellaceae with an assessment of the phylogenetic positions of Exophiala dermatitidis and Phialophora americana. Mycologia 91: 67-83, 1999.

type of Phialophora macrospora

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