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

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
experimental infection in mice
Medium ATCC® 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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