Coprinopsis cinerea (Schaeff.) Redhead, Vilgalys et Moncalvo (ATCC® MYA-4618)

Strain Designations: FGSC 9003 [okayama7#130]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Coprinus cinereus (Schaeff.) Gray
Strain Designations FGSC 9003 [okayama7#130]
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Genotype ade8-1
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Mating Type A43B43
Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA).
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
ATCC® Medium 324: Malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
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 FGSC
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : GU327634 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AACS00000000 Coprinopsis cinerea okayama7#130, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


Wang H, et al. A fungal phylogeny based on 82 complete genomes using the composition vector method. BMC Evol. Biol. 9: 195, 2009. PubMed: 19664262

May G, Chevanton LL, Pukkila PJ. Molecular analysis of the Coprinus cinereus mating type A factor demonstrates an unexpectedly complex structure. Genetics 128: 529-538, 1991.

Stajich JE, et al. Insights into evolution of multicellular fungi from the assembled chromosomes of the mushroom Coprinopsis cinerea (Coprinus cinereus). Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 107(26): 11889-11894, 2010. PubMed: 20547848

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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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