Microsporum canis Bodin (ATCC® MYA-4605)

Strain Designations: CBS 113480  /  Product Format: frozen

Strain Designations CBS 113480
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
18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence


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

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABVF00000000 Arthroderma otae CBS 113480, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


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