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Sporidiobolus salmonicolor Fell et Tallman (ATCC® MYA-4550)

Alternate State: Sporobolomyces salmonicolor (Fischer et Brebeck) Kluyver et van Niel  /  Strain Designations: VITEK 301525 [MUCL 51628]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Sporobolomyces salmonicolor
Strain Designations VITEK 301525 [MUCL 51628]
Alternate State Sporobolomyces salmonicolor (Fischer et Brebeck) Kluyver et van Niel
quality control strain
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
Comments Quality control strain for VITEK® 2 Yeast Identification Card (listed as Sporobolomyces salmonicolor).  This quality control strain was chosen by bioMérieux for reaction performance over identification performance for the VITEK® 2.  Therefore, bioMérieux reports that an unidentified or misidentified result may occur even when all expected quality control reactions are correct.  Additionally, this quality control strain may perform best on the VITEK® 2 Yeast Identification Card when a fresh subculture is prepared in SDA media (Sabouraud Dextrose Agar).
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions Temperature: 24°C to 26°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 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence


D1D2 region of the 26S ribosomal RNA gene


Name of Depositor bioMerieux, Inc.
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- bioMerieux, Inc.
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ914903 D1/D2 region of 28S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ914884 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene


VITEK 2 YST Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

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