Sporothrix schenckii Hektoen et Perkins (ATCC® 201680)

Strain Designations: JA-3  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Sporothrix schenckii Hektoen et Perkins, anamorph
Strain Designations JA-3
resistant to amphotericin B fungizone
Biomedical Research and Development Material
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
control with azole derivatives
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor JS Hamdan
Special Collection NCRR Contract
cutaneous lesion on a dog, Brazil

Casali AK, Hamdan JS. Effects of three azole derivatives on the lipids of different strains of Sporothrix schenckii. Can. J. Microbiol. 43: 1197-1202, 1997. PubMed: 9476355

Hamdan JS, Casali AK. Effect of amphotericin B on the lipids of yeast cells of Sporothrix schenckii. Mycopathologia 136: 125-131, 1996. PubMed: 9276941

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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