Babjeviella inositovora (Golubev et al.) Kurtzman et Suzuki (ATCC® 66612)

Strain Designations: NRRL Y-12698 [ATCC 44802]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Pichia inositovora Golubev et Blagodatskaya, teleomorph
Strain Designations NRRL Y-12698 [ATCC 44802]
produces lipase
produces lipases active at pH 5.5, 7.5 and 9.0 at 60C
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
Type Strain yes
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


carries linear plasmids pPin1-1, pPin1-2 and pPin1-3
Genome sequencing strain (the Joint Genome Institute at the Department of Energy, USA).
Medium ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody

Ligon JM, et al. Physical and biological characterization of linear DNA plasmids of the yeast Pichia inositovora. Plasmid 21: 185-194, 1989. PubMed: 2550977

Hou CT. pH dependence and thermostability of lipases from cultures from the ARS Culture Collection. J. Ind. Microbiol. 13: 242-248, 1994.

Kurtzman CP, Suzuki M. Phylogenetic analysis of ascomycete yeasts that form coenzyme Q-9 and the proposal of the new genera Babjeviella, Meyerozyma, Millerozyma, Priceomyces, and Scheffersomyces. Mycoscience 51: 2-14, 2010.

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