Lachancea thermotolerans (Filippov) Kurtzman (ATCC® 56472)

Strain Designations: NRRL Y-8284 [CBS 6340, VKM Y-894]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Kluyveromyces thermotolerans (Filippov) Yarrow
Strain Designations NRRL Y-8284 [CBS 6340, VKM Y-894]
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® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Genome sequencing strain (Genolevures Consortium, France).
Mitochondrial genome sequencing completed.
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: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
Not available.
Name of Depositor NRRL
Fermenting mirabelle plum jam, USSR
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CU928165 Kluyveromyces thermotolerans strain CBS6340 chromosome A complete sequence.


Filippov GS. Porcha fruktovykh konservov, vyzvannaya drozhzhevym gribkom. Tr. Tsentr. Nauchno-Issled. Biokhim. Inst. Pishch. Vkus. Promsti. Nauk SSSR 2: 26-32, 1932.

Souciet JL, et al. Genomic Exploration of the Hemiascomycetous Yeasts: 1. A set of yeast species for molecular evolution studies. FEBS Lett. 487: 3-12, 2000.

Malpertuy A, et al. Genomic Exploration of the Hemiascomycetous Yeasts: 10. Kluyveromyces thermotolerans. FEBS Lett. 487: 61-65, 2000.

Talla E, et al. The complete mitochondrial genome of the yeast Kluyveromyces thermotolerans. FEBS Lett. 579: 30-40, 2005.

Kurtzman CP. Phylogenetic circumscription of Saccharomyces, Kluyveromyces and other members of the Saccharomycetaceae, and the proposal of the new genera Lachancea, Nakaseomyces, Naumovia, Vanderwaltozyma and Zygotorulaspora. FEMS Yeast Res. 4: 233-245, 2003. PubMed: 14654427

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