Malassezia sympodialis Simmons et Guého (ATCC® 44340)

Strain Designations: M 061/78  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Pityrosporum orbiculare Gordon
Strain Designations M 061/78
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
Genome Sequenced Strain


Control with propylene glycol
Genome sequencing strain (Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore)
Name of Depositor J Faergemann
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : LFCY00000000 Malassezia sympodialis strain ATCC 44340, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


Faergemann J, Fredriksson T. Antimycotic activity of propane-1,2-diol (propylene glycol). Sabouraudia 18: 163-166, 1980. PubMed: 7434130

name change made at request of the depositor, Jun 24 2002

Gioti A, et al. Genomic insights into the atopic eczema-associated skin commensal yeast Malassezia sympodialis. MBio 4: e00572-e00512, 2013. PubMed: 23341551

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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