Microsporum canis Bodin (ATCC® MYA-4605)

Alternate State: Arthroderma otae (Hasegawa et Usui) McGinnis et al.  /  Strain Designations: CBS 113480  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations CBS 113480
Alternate State Arthroderma otae (Hasegawa et Usui) McGinnis et al.
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
Genome Sequenced Strain


Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA).
Dermatophyte fungus causes the head infection tinea capitis in humans and ringworm in cats and dogs.
Sequenced Data
ITS DNA sequence of MYA-4605


Name of Depositor CBS
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CBS <-- S Lampert
Head of 3-year-old patient, Wurzburg, Germany.
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : GU291265 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene


Achterman RR, et al. Sequenced dermatophyte strains: Growth rate, conidiation, drug susceptibilities, and virulence in an invertebrate model. Fungal Genet. Biol. 48(3): 335–341, 2011. PubMed: 21145410

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