Penicillium paxilli Bainier (ATCC® 26601)

Strain Designations: P18T [CBS 547.77, FRR 1900]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Strain Designations P18T [CBS 547.77, FRR 1900]
produces tremorgens
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Comments Genome sequencing strain (Massey University, New Zealand)
Name of Depositor JM Wells
Pecan, Carya illinoensis, Georgia
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AOTG00000000 Penicillium paxilli ATCC 26601, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


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Houbraken J, Frisvad JC, Samson RA. Taxonomy of Penicillium section Citrina. Stud Mycol 70: 53-138, 2011. PubMed: 22308046

Berry D, Cox MP, Scott B. Draft genome sequence of the filamentous fungus Penicillium paxilli (ATCC 26601). Genome Announc 3: pii: e00071-15, 2015. PubMed: 25767225