Aspergillus fumigatus Fresenius, anamorph (ATCC® MYA-772)

Strain Designations: AF65 [NCPF 7097]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations AF65 [NCPF 7097]
Application
susceptibility testing amphotericin B fungizone
Emerging infectious disease research
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Respiratory research
Opportunistic pathogen research
Biosafety Level 2
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
experimental infection in mice
Medium Medium 325: Malt extract agar (Blakeslee's formula)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor P Warn
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--P Warn<<--C. Moore
Isolation
lung of patient with leukemia who had an intermediate response to amphotericin B but whose aspergillosis later relapsed, Manchester, England
References

Johnson EM, et al. Lack of correlation of in vitro amphotericin B susceptibility testing with outcome in a murine model of Aspergillus infection. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 45: 85-93, 2000. PubMed: 10629017

Verweij PE, et al. Efficacy of LY303366 against amphotericin B-susceptible and -resistant Aspergillus fumigatus in a murine model of invasive aspergillosis. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 42: 873-878, 1998. PubMed: 9559799

Denning DW, Warn P. Dose range evaluation of liposomal nystatin and comparisons with amphotericin B and amphotericin B lipid complex in temporarily neutropenic mice infected with an isolate of Aspergillus fumigatus with reduced susceptibility to amphotericin B. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 43: 2592-2599, 1999. PubMed: 10543734

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