Saksenaea vasiformis Saksena (ATCC® 64716)

Strain Designations: CDC B-4505  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Saksenaea vasiformis Saksena, teleomorph
Strain Designations CDC B-4505
Application
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
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
Zygomycosis
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor AA Padhye
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--AA Padhye<<--D.H. Ellis
Isolation
Subcutaneous lesion on knee of 60-year-old woman, Australia.
References

Ellis DH, Kaminski GW. Laboratory identification of Saksenaea vasiformis: a rare cause of zygomycosis in Australia. Sabouraudia 23: 137-140, 1985. PubMed: 4012512