Candida tunisiensis Eddouzi et al. (ATCC® MYA-4931)

Strain Designations: JEY63 [CBS 12513]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Candida tunisiensis
Strain Designations JEY63 [CBS 12513]
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Type Strain yes
Preceptrol® no
Comments Clinical isolate
Morphology Colonies on YM agar after 4-5 days white, circular with mycelial border, rough with convex elevation. Yeast cells round to ovoid, single or in pairs and budding. Pseudohyhae present.
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

TCCGTAGGTGAACCTGCGGAAGGATCATTATTGAATGGAGAAATCCAAAATCTTTCAACACTTGTGAACCATTGAATTTTGCTTTGGCCAGCTGGGTCATTCCAGCCTGGCCAAAGTTTATAATCAAACACGTTTTATTTTATGTTTTTCAAAAGAACTATTTAATTATAATTCTTTTAAAACTCTTAGCAACGGATCTCTAGGTTCTCGCATCGATGAAGAACGCAGCGAAATGCGATAAGTAGTGTGAATTGCAGAATTTTGTGAATCATCGAATCTTTGAACGCAAATTGCGCTTTTTGGTATTCCAAAGAGCATATTTGTTTGAGCATCATTTCTCTCTCAATCCCAGGATTGGTTTTGATGTCTTTTTTGTGTTCGTTTACGGACGCGAAAATACATTGAAAGAGAATGGCATAAACGCCAGAGAGCAGCCAAGTGTAGGAGGTTTATCCCTATCACTTTGAGCTTTCTAATTTTTGTTTTGTGCCTTATAAACAAACCTTTTAAAAGTTTGATCTCAAATCAAATAAGAATACCCGCTGAACTTAAG


D1D2 region of the 26S ribosomal RNA gene

TCATATCAATAAGCGGAGGAAAAGAAACCAACAGGGATTCCCTTAGTAGCGGCGAGTGAAGCGGGAAAAGCTCAAATTTGAAATCTAGTACTTTCAGTGCTCGAATTGTAATTTGAAGATGGCAACTTTGGAATTGGAACTGGCATATGTTTCTTGGAACAGAACGTCATAGAGGGTGAGAACCCCGTTCATGGCTGGATTACCAATTCTATGTAAAGTGCTTTCGAAGAGTCGAGTTGTTTGGGAATGCAGCTCTAAGTGGGTGGTAAACTCCATCTAAAGCTAAATACTAGCGAGAGACCGATAGCGAACAAGTACAGTGATGGAAAGATGAAAAGAACTTTGAAAAGAGAGTGAAAAAGTACGTGAAATTGCTAAGAGGGAAGGGCTTGAGGTCAGACTTGGTTTCAGAGTTTAATAGTCTCTCGTGGATTATGTTTCTCTGTTTTCCAGGCCAGCATCGGTTTGGACGGTGAGAAAAGATACCCTGGAATGTGGCTTCTCTCGAGAAGTGTTATAGCCTAGGTTGATATCACCAGTCTAGACCGAGGACCGCGCATTTGCTAGGATGCTGGCGTAATGGCCTTAAGCCAC

Morphology Colonies on YM agar after 4-5 days white, circular with mycelial border, rough with convex elevation. Yeast cells round to ovoid, single or in pairs and budding. Pseudohyhae present.
Name of Depositor CBS
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- CBS <-- D Sanglard
Isolation Candidemia patient, Tunis, Tunisia.
References

Eddouzi J et al., Characterization of a new clinical yeast species, Candida tunisiensis sp. nov., isolated from a strain collection from Tunisian hospitals. J. Clin. Microbiol. 51:31-39, 2013. PubMed: 23077122

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