Arthroderma obtusum (Dawson et Gentles) Weitzman et al., teleomorph (ATCC® 24446)

Alternate State: Microsporum nanum Fuentes, anamorph  /  Strain Designations: CDC X-719 [IMI 84309, UAMH 1512]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Nannizzia obtusa Dawson et Gentles, teleomorph
Strain Designations CDC X-719 [IMI 84309, UAMH 1512]
Alternate State Microsporum nanum Fuentes, anamorph
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Mating Type mating type plus
Lack of ascocarp production
Dermatophyte classification by pyrolysis-gas-liquid chromatography
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor L Ajello

Carmichael JW, et al. Classification of some dermatophytes by pyrolysis-gas-liquid chromatography. Can. J. Microbiol. 19: 403-407, 1973. PubMed: 4700348

Padhye AA, et al. Ascocarp production by Nannizzia and Arthroderma on keratinous and non- keratinous media. Sabouraudia 11: 109-114, 1973. PubMed: 4749609

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