Malassezia sympodialis Simmons et Guého (ATCC® 96804)

Strain Designations: GM 314 [CBS 7978]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Malassezia ovalis form 3
Strain Designations GM 314 [CBS 7978]
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
rRNA sequence
Medium ATCC® Medium 2693: modified Dixon (mDixon)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor E Gueho
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--E Gueho<<--G. Midgley
patient with tinea versicolor, United Kingdom

Gueho E, Midgley G, Guillot J. The genus Malassezia with description of four new species. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 69: 337-355, 1996. PubMed: 8836432

Guillot J, Gueho E. The diversity of Malassezia yeasts confirmed by rRNA sequence and nuclear DNA comparisons. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 67: 297-314, 1995. PubMed: 7778898

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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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