Aspergillus brasiliensis

PTCC No.: 
5011
Other collection No.: 
ATCC 16404, CBS 733.88, DSM 1988, IFO 9455, IMI 149007,CIP 1431.83, WDCM 00053
Culture condition: 
24 °C
Information: 
<- ATCC <- S.M. Ringel, WLRI 034(120). Deposited as Aspergillus niger van Tieghem, anamorph. Isolated from blueberry, North Carolina, USA. Assay of antimicrobial preservatives; media testing, quality control strain , sterility testing, fungicides testing,validation control. Reference strain for performance testing culture media listed by the ISO TC 34 SC 9 Joint Working Group 5 in the ISO 11133 and by the Working Party on Culture Media of the International Committee on Food Microbiology and Hygiene (ICFMH-WPCM)
Literature: 

Assay of antimicrobial preservatives (ASTM International Standard Test Method for Preservatives in Water-Containing Cosmetics. West Conshohocken, PA; British Pharmacopoeia Commission Efficacy of antimicrobial preservation. London, UK:British Pharmacopoeia Commission, British Pharmacopoeia Appendix XVI C, 2003; European Pharmacopoeia Commission Efficacy of antimicrobial preservation. Strasbourg, France:European Pharmacopoeia Commission, European Pharmacopoeia EP 5.1.3, 1997; U.S. Pharmacopeia General Chapters: ANTIMICROBIAL EFFECTIVENESS TESTING. Rockville, MD:U.S. Pharmacopeia, USP USP28-NF23, 2005). Media testing (British Pharmacopoeia Commission Test for sterility. London, UK:British Pharmacopoeia Commission;British Pharmacopoeia Appendix XVI A, 2003, British Pharmacopoeia Commission Tests for microbial contamination. London, UK:British Pharmacopoeia Commission, British Pharmacopoeia Appendix XVI B, 2003; Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute, CLSI M22-A3; U.S. Pharmacopeia General Chapters: ANTIMICROBIAL EFFECTIVENESS TESTING. Rockville, MD:U.S. Pharmacopeia, USP USP28-NF23, 2005; U.S. Pharmacopeia Dietary Supplement Chapters: MICROBIAL ENUMERATION TESTS-NUTRITIONAL AND DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS . Rockville, MD:U.S. Pharmacopeia, USP USP28-NF23, 2005; Microbiology of food and animal feeding stuffs--Guidelines on preparation and production of culture media-- Part 2: Practical guidelines on performance testing of culture media.. Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI, ISO ISO 11133-2:2003; Microbiology of food and animal feeding stuffs --- Guidelines on preparation and production of culture media --- Part 2: Practical guidelines on performance testing of culture media - Annex B: Recommended test microorganisms for commonly used culture media. London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard DD CEN ISO/TS 11133:2003). Quality control strain (Applied Biosystems, MicroSeq Pharmaceutical Validation Panel; FF MicroPlate. Biolog; Applied Biosystems, MicroSeq PHL Panel). Sterility testing (U.S. Pharmacopeia General Chapters: STERILITY TESTS. Rockville, MD:U.S. Pharmacopeia, USP USP28-NF23, 2005; Sterility test, Growth promotion test. Tokyo, Japan:Japanese Pharmacopoeia, JP JP14e.part I.54) Cleanrooms and associated controlled environments--Biocontamination control--Part 1: General principles and methods. Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI, ISO ISO 14698-1:2003). Optic lens antimicrobial preservative testing (Ophthalmic optics--Contact lens care products--Antimicrobial preservative efficacy testing and guidance on determining discard date. Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI;ISO ISO 14730:2000). Testing fungicides (Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics -- Quantitative suspension test for the evaluation of fungicidal activity of chemical disinfectants and antiseptics used in food, industrial, domestic and institutional areas -- Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 1). London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN 1650:1998;Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics - Preservation of test organisms used for the determination of bactericidal, sporicidal and fungicidal activity. London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN 12353:2006; Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Quantitative non-porous surface test for the evaluation of bactericidal and/or fungicidal activity of chemical disinfectants used in food, industrial, domestic and institutional areas --- Test method and requirements without mechanical action (phase 2/step 2). London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN 13697:2001; Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Quantitative suspension test for the evaluation of fungicidal activity of chemical disinfectants for instruments used in the medical area --- Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 1). London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN 13624:2003; Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Quantitative suspension test for the evaluation of basic fungicidal or basic yeasticidal activity of chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Test method and requirements (phase 1). London, UK:British Standards Institution; British Standard BS EN 1275:2005; Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Quantitative carrier test for the evaluation of fungicidal or yeasticidal activity for instruments used in the medical area --- Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 2). London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN 14562:2006; Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Quantitative suspension test for the evaluation of fungicidal or yeasticidal activity of chemical disinfectants and antiseptics used in the veterinary area --- Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 1). London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN 1657:2005; Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Application of European Standards for chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN 14885:2006). Transformation host (Curr Genet 1994, 25: 519-523. PubMed: 8082203; Gene 1993, 124: 239-244. PubMed: 8444347). Validation control (Cleanrooms and associated controlled environments --- Biocontamination control --- Part 1: General principles and methods. London, UK:British Standards Institution, British Standard BS EN ISO 14698:2003; Clean room biocontamination control (Cleanrooms and associated controlled environments--Biocontamination control--Part 1: General principles and methods. Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI, ISO ISO 14698-1:2003))

Supplied as: 
Freeze-dried
Risk group: 
1