Microsporum gypseum (Bodin) Guiart et Grigorakis (ATCC® 26554)

Alternate State: Arthroderma gypseum (Nannizzi) Weitzman et al.  /  Strain Designations: MG 155  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Microsporum gypseum (Bodin) Guiart et Grigorakis, anamorph
Strain Designations MG 155
Alternate State Arthroderma gypseum (Nannizzi) Weitzman et al.
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genetic complementation of virulence
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor J Kunert
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--J Kunert<<--M. Hejtmanek
garden soil, Czechoslovakia

Kunert J. Formation of sulphate, sulphite and S-sulphocysteine by the fungus Microsporum gypseum during growth on cystine. Folia Microbiol. 20: 142-151, 1975. PubMed: 1176037

. . Folia Biol. 18: 225-230, 1972.

Kunert J. Keratin decomposition by dermatophytes: evidence of the sulphitolysis of the protein. Experientia 28: 1025-1026, 1972. PubMed: 4665288

Kunert J. Keratin decomposition by dermatophytes. I. Sulfite production as a possible way of substrate denaturation. Z. Allg. Mikrobiol. 13: 489-498, 1973. PubMed: 4748158

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