Sporothrix schenckii Hektoen et Perkins (ATCC® 26327)

Strain Designations: 180 (C 25)  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations 180 (C 25)
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2

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 freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Experimental sporotrichosis
Creatine and creatinine assimilation
Guanidoacetic acid assimilation
Morphology Colonies on Emerson YpSs Agar at 25°C after 4-5 days growing rapidly, wrinkled, lanose and white. Conidia tear-shaped to clavate.
Sequenced Data
18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence


D1D2 region of the 28S ribosomal RNA gene


Morphology Colonies on Emerson YpSs Agar at 25°C after 4-5 days growing rapidly, wrinkled, lanose and white. Conidia tear-shaped to clavate.
Name of Depositor F Staib
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- F Staib <-- D Howard
Human, California
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KP780441 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KP780463 D1/D2 region of 28S rRNA gene


Staib F, et al. Creatine and creatinine assimilation by Sporothrix schenckii. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A221: 94-99, 1972.

Staib F, et al. Observations on experimental sporotrichosis of the muscle. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A221: 250-256, 1972.

Staib F, et al. Assimilation of guanidoacetic acid by Sporothrix schenckii. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A224: 237-240, 1973.

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