Candida albicans (Robin) Berkhout (ATCC® 18804)

Strain Designations: CBS 562 [572, CCRC 20512, CECT 1002, DBVPG 6133, IFO 1385, IGC 3436, JCM 1542, NCYC 597, NRRL Y-12983]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Candida albicans (Robin) Berkhout, anamorph
Strain Designations CBS 562 [572, CCRC 20512, CECT 1002, DBVPG 6133, IFO 1385, IGC 3436, JCM 1542, NCYC 597, NRRL Y-12983]
Induction of cell-mediated immunity against Candida albicans
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 freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes
Preceptrol® yes
Adhesion to epithelial cells
Induction of cell-mediated immunity against Candida albicans
MIC of 2-hydroxychalcone, 75 mcg/mL
Mitochondrial genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25°C to 30°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 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence


D1D2 region of the 26S ribosomal RNA gene


Name of Depositor CBS
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CBS <-- JE Mackinnon 572
Human skin lesion of erosio interdigitalis, Uruguay
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : HQ876051 D1/D2 region of 28S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : HQ876043 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : HQ876034 18S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KC507436 EF-1 alpha gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KC507405 RPB1 gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KC512831 RPB2 gene


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Sato M, et al. Growth inhibitory properties of chalcones to Candida. Lett Appl Microbiol 18: 53-55, 1994.

Segal E, et al. Adhesion of Candida albicans to epithelial cells - effect of mikkomycin. Mycoses 40: 33-39, 1997. PubMed: 9260479

Kurtzman CP, Robnett CJ. Identification of clinically important ascomycetous yeasts based on nucleotide divergence in the 5' end of the large-subunit (26S) ribosomal DNA gene. J Clin Microbiol 35: 1216-1223, 1997. PubMed: 9114410

Newman SL, Holly A. Candida albicans is phagocytosed, killed, and processed for antigen presentation by human dendritic cells. Infect. Immun. 69: 6813-6822, 2001. PubMed: 11598054

Valach M, et al. Evolution of linear chromosomes and multipartite genomes in yeast mitochondria. Nucleic Acids Res. 39: 4202-4219, 2011. PubMed: 21266473

Suh SO, et al. Scheffersomyces parashehatae f.a., sp. nov., Scheffersomyces xylosifermentans f.a., sp. nov., Candida broadrunensis sp. nov., and Candida manassasensis sp. nov., four novel yeasts associated with wood- ingesting insects and their ecological and biofuel implications. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 63: 4330-4339, 2013. PubMed: 24014624

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