Cunninghamella bertholletiae Stadel, teleomorph (ATCC® 42115)

Strain Designations: MD 257  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations MD 257
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
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
case report
Mating behavior
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor I Weitzman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--I Weitzman<<--T.E. Kiehn
Human lung at autopsy, New York
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109947 Sequence 680 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110047 Sequence 780 from Patent WO0123604.


Kiehn TE, et al. Pneumonia caused by Cunninghamella bertholletiae complicating chronic lymphatic leukemia. J. Clin. Microbiol. 10: 374-479, 1979. PubMed: 489724

Weitzman I, Crist MY. Studies with clinical isolates of Cunninghamella. I. Mating behavior. Mycologia 71: 1024-1033, 1979. PubMed: 545137

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