Paracoccidioides brasiliensis (Splendore) Almeida, anamorph (ATCC® 32069)

Strain Designations: B339 [CBS 372.73]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations B339 [CBS 372.73]
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Skin-reactive principle in culture filtrates
Paracoccidioidin sensitivity in Colombia
Isolation media
Medium ATCC® Medium 337: Potato, dextrose, yeast agar (PDY)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor A Restrepo
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--A Restrepo<<--C. Lacaz
human, Brazil
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U41503 27-kDa antigenic protein gene


Restrepo-Moreno A, Schneidau JD Jr.. Nature of the skin-reactive principle in culture filtrates prepared from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. J. Bacteriol. 93: 1741-1748, 1967. PubMed: 6025297

Restrepo A, et al. Distribution of paracoccidioidin sensitivity in Colombia. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 17: 25-37, 1968. PubMed: 5637020

Restrepo A, Correa I. Comparison of two culture media for primary isolation of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis from sputum. Sabouraudia 10: 260-265, 1972. PubMed: 4344842

Restrepo A, Drouhet E. Study of precipitating antibodies in South American blastomycosis by immunoelectrophoretic analysis of Paracoccidiodes brasiliensis antigens. Ann. Inst. Pasteur 119: 338-346, 1970. PubMed: 4991255

McEwen JG, et al. Molecular cloning, nucleotide sequencing, and characterization of a 27-kDa antigenic protein from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. Fungal Genet. Biol. 20: 125-131, 1996. PubMed: 8810517

Gomez BL, et al. Detection of melanin-like pigments in the dimorphic fungal pathogen Paracoccidioides brasiliensis in vitro and during infection. Infect. Immun. 69: 5760-5767, 2001. PubMed: 11500453

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