Histoplasma capsulatum Darling, anamorph (ATCC® 11408)

Alternate State: Ajellomyces capsulatus (Kwon-Chung) McGinnis et Katz, teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: 6617  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations 6617
Alternate State Ajellomyces capsulatus (Kwon-Chung) McGinnis et Katz, teleomorph
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious disease research
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 3

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Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
mycelial and yeast forms
maintenance of mycelial phase
differentiation of Histoplasma capsulatum and H. duboisii
Medium ATCC® Medium 726: Brain heart infusion with cystine
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor CW Emmons
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X58572 H.capsulatum DNA for 18S ribosomal RNA, partial.


Ehrhard HB, Pine L. Factors influencing the production of H and M antigens by Histoplasma capsulatum: development and evaluation of a shake culture procedure. Appl. Microbiol. 23: 236-249, 1972. PubMed: 4622821

Pine L. Growth of Histoplasma capsulatum. VI. Maintenance of the mycelial phase. Appl. Microbiol. 19: 413-420, 1970. PubMed: 5440171

Pine L. Growth on amino acids, cell wall proteins, and hydrolysis of yeast phase cell walls of Histoplasma capsulatum and H. duboisii. Sabouraudia 10: 244-255, 1972. PubMed: 4640042

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