Candida krusei (Castellani) Berkhout (ATCC® 34077)

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

Deposited As Candida krusei (Castellani) Berkhout, anamorph
Strain Designations R15
Alternate State Issatchenkia orientalis Kudrjanzev
This is the first commercially available strain for malolactic inoculation of wine.
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
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.