Candida parapsilosis (Ashford) Langeron et Talice (ATCC® 200954)

Strain Designations: CL524  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Candida parapsilosis (Ashford) Langeron et Talice, anamorph
Strain Designations CL524
Application
susceptibility testing
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
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
Amphotericin B-sensitive
Proven amphotericin B-sensitive in animal model
Morphology

After 3 days at 25°C colonies cream-coloured, flat to umbonate, semi-dull to glistening. Yeast-like cells globose to oval 2,0-3,5 x 3,0-4,5 µm, single or budding.

Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After 3 days at 25°C colonies cream-coloured, flat to umbonate, semi-dull to glistening. Yeast-like cells globose to oval 2,0-3,5 x 3,0-4,5 µm, single or budding.

Name of Depositor M Lozano-chiu
Special Collection NCRR Contract
References

Rex JH, et al. Detection of amphortericin B-resistant Candida isolates in a broth-based system. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 906-909, 1995. PubMed: 7785993

Lozano-Chiu M, et al. Lot-to-lot variability of antibiotic medium 3 used for testing susceptibility of Candida isolates to amphotericin B. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 270-272, 1997. PubMed: 8968923

Anaissie EJ, et al. Correlation between in vitro and in vivo activity of antifungal agents against Candida species. J. Infect. Dis. 170: 384-389, 1994. PubMed: 8035024

Wanger A, et al. Comparison of Etest and National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards broth macrodilution method for antifungal susceptibility testing: enhanced ability to detect amphotericin B-resistant Candida isolates. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 2520-2522, 1995. PubMed: 8585737

Reference Method for Broth Dilution Antifungal Susceptibility Testing of Yeasts; Approved Standard - 2nd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M27-A3.

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