Malassezia sympodialis Simmons et Guého (ATCC® 42132)

Strain Designations: M1154/77  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Pityrosporum orbiculare Gordon
Strain Designations M1154/77
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


Comments Genome sequencing strain (Science for Life Laboratory (SciLifeLab), Sweden; Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore)

Lipophilic or lipid-dependent yeasts
Name of Depositor J Faergemann
Skin of man with tinea versicolor
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109707 Sequence 440 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109751 Sequence 484 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X96486 P.orbiculare mRNA for Mal f 1 allergen.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ011956 Malassezia furfur mRNA for potential allergen similar to

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ011957 Malassezia furfur mRNA for potential allergen, strain ATCC no.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ011959 Malassezia furfur mRNA for potential allergen, strain ATCC no.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ011955 Malassezia furfur mRNA for allergen similar to Mal f2 and Mal f3,

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ011958 Malassezia furfur mRNA coding for potential allergen, strain ATCC

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CANK00000000 Malassezia sympodialis ATCC 42132, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


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

Gaitanis G, et al. Detection and mutation screening of Malassezia sympodialis sequences coding for the Mal s 1 allergen implicated in atopic dermatitis. J Invest Dermatol 121: 1559-1560, 2003. PubMed: 14675212

Faergemann J, Bernander S. Tinea versicolor and Pityrosporum orbiculare: a mycological investigation. Sabouraudia 17: 171-179, 1979. PubMed: 161078

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