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Trametes versicolor (Linnaeus : Fries) Lloyd (ATCC® 42530)

Strain Designations: 14  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Trametes versicolor (Linnaeus : Fries) Pilat, teleomorph
Strain Designations 14
degrades lignin
produces catechol oxidase polyphenol oxidase
reference strain for performance testing culture media listed by the ISO TC 34 SC 9 Joint Working Group 5 in the ISO 11133 and by the Working Party on Culture Media of the International Committee on Food Microbiology and Hygiene (ICFMH-WPCM)
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
Preceptrol® no
Oxygenase system
Medium ATCC® Medium 325: Malt extract agar (Blakeslee's formula)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor M Galadova
stem of Fagus sylvatica, Czechoslovakia

. . FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 66: 215-220, 1990.

Lacki K, Duvnjak Z. Modeling the enzymatic transformation of 3,5-dimethoxy,4-hydroxy cinnamic acid by polyphenoloxidase from the white-rot fungus trametes versicolor. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 51: 249-259, 1996.

Jackuliak O. Production of enzymes by some white-rot fungi. Drev. Vysk. 22: 227-234, 1977.

Galadova M, Jackuliak O. Effect of aromatic compounds on respiration of white-rot fungi. Drev. Vysk. 19: 1-6, 1974.

ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

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  • USDA APHIS PPQ Permit 526, plant pathogens permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. Isolation information for this item is required by USDA. Please check our website or contact Technical Service for assistance. Domestic isolates are easier to obtain than foreign isolates.
  • 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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