Malassezia furfur (Robin) Baillon, anamorph (ATCC® 14521)

Strain Designations: CBS 1878 [IFO 0656, NRRL 3176]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Pityrosporum ovale (Bizzozero) Castellani et Chalmers, anamorph
Strain Designations CBS 1878 [IFO 0656, NRRL 3176]
Application
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2
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 yes (Neotype of Pityrosporum ovale)
Preceptrol® no
Morphology Colonies after 10 days on mDixon agar are cream-colored dull, smooth with convex elevation. Cells are oval, cylindrical or spherical, single or pairs and budding, occasionally forming short chains.
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology Colonies after 10 days on mDixon agar are cream-colored dull, smooth with convex elevation. Cells are oval, cylindrical or spherical, single or pairs and budding, occasionally forming short chains.
Name of Depositor CBS
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CBS <-- RW Benham
References

Benham RW. The cultural characteristics of Pityrosporum ouale. A lipophilic fungus. J. Invest. Dermatol. 2: 187–203, 1939.

Benham RW. The cultural characteristics of Pityrosporum ovale. A lipophilic fungus. Nutrient and growth requirements. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 46: 176-178, 1941.

Benham RW. Pityrosporum ovale. A lipophilic fungus. Thiamin and oxaloacetic acid as growth factors. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 58: 199-201, 1945.

. The yeasts: a taxonomic study. 2nd ed.Amsterdam: North-Holland; 1970.

Neotype of Pityrosporum ovale

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