Talaromyces stipitatus (Thom) Benjamin (ATCC® 10500)

Alternate State: Penicillium stipitatum Thom ex Emmons, anamorph  /  Strain Designations: NRRL 1006 [5217.10, CBS 375.48, IMI 39805, QM 6759]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Penicillium stipitatum Thom ex Emmons
Strain Designations NRRL 1006 [5217.10, CBS 375.48, IMI 39805, QM 6759]
Alternate State Penicillium stipitatum Thom ex Emmons, anamorph
Produces duclauxin
Produces stipitalide
Produces stipitatic acid
Biosafety Level 1

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 yes
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Genome sequencing strain (J. Craig Venter Institute, USA).
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NRRL <-- C. Thom 5217.10 <-- T.C. Scheffer
Rotting wood, Louisiana
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABAS00000000 Talaromyces stipitatus ATCC 10500, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


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