Candida krusei (Castellani) Berkhout, anamorph (ATCC® 34077)

Alternate State: Issatchenkia orientalis Kudrjanzev, teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: R15  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Strain Designations R15
Alternate State Issatchenkia orientalis Kudrjanzev, teleomorph
This is the first commercially available strain for malolactic inoculation of wine.
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
Not available.
Name of Depositor Ruakura Agric. Res. Ctr.

Wright JM, Parle JN. Brettanomyces in the New Zealand wine industry. N.Z. J. Agric. Res. 17: 273-278, 1974.