Xanthophyllomyces dendrorhous Golubev (ATCC® 96814)

Strain Designations: NRRL Y-17268 [VKM Y-2059]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Phaffia rhodozyma Miller et al., anamorph
Strain Designations NRRL Y-17268 [VKM Y-2059]
Synonym Phaffia rhodozyma Miller et al.
produces astaxanthin
produces: astaxanthin from corn by-products
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NRRL<<--VKM Y-2059
flux of Betula verrucosa, Moscow Region, Russia

Hayman GT, et al. Production of carotenoids by Phaffia rhodozyma grown on media composed of corn wet-milling co-products. J. Ind. Microbiol. 14: 389-395, 1995.

Parajo JC, et al. Optimization of carotenoid production by Phaffia rhodozyma cells grown on xylose. Process Biochem. 33: 181-187, 1998.

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