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Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow (ATCC® 66032)

Strain Designations: AmMS 231  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Torulopsis glabrata (Anderson) Lodder et de Vries
Classification Fungi, Ascomycota, Saccharomycotina, Saccharomycetes, Saccharomycetidae, Saccharomycetales, Candida
Strain Designations AmMS 231
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 freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® yes
Morphology On YM medium at 25°C after 2 days, Colonies creamy white to dingy white, smooth, butyrous to mucoid, slightly raised. Cells hyaline, ellipsoid, smooth, 3-4.5 X 1.5-3 µm. Pseudohyphae not observed.
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20°C to 25°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 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence


D1D2 region of the 26S ribosomal RNA gene


Morphology On YM medium at 25°C after 2 days, Colonies creamy white to dingy white, smooth, butyrous to mucoid, slightly raised. Cells hyaline, ellipsoid, smooth, 3-4.5 X 1.5-3 µm. Pseudohyphae not observed.
Name of Depositor GJ De Leon
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- GJ De Leon
Isolation Not available
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KU729062 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KU729145 D1/D2 region of 28S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109684 Sequence 417 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109730 Sequence 463 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110831 Sequence 1564 from Patent WO0123604.


MicroScan Yeast ID QC Set. Dade/Siemens.

Healey KR, et al. Candida glabrata mutants demonstrating paradoxical reduced caspofungin susceptibility but increased micafungin susceptibility. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55: 3947-3949, 2011. PubMed: 21628537

Vermitsky JP, Edlind TD. Azole resistance in Candida glabrata: coordinate upregulation of multidrug transporters and evidence for a Pdr1-like transcription factor. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48: 3773-3781, 2004. PubMed: 15388433

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