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Penicillium oxalicum PCa

CRA-CAT2966

Generality
Anamorph Penicillium oxalicum 
Isolated by Rosario Nicoletti 
Identified by Rosario Nicoletti 
Year 2000 
State Italy 
Accession Number PCa 
Region (regione) Campania 
District (provincia) Napoli 
Location Napoli 
Place of maintenance Unità di Ricerca per le Colture alternative al Tabacco
Isolated from Contaminant in culture of Candida albicans 
Mainteinance Method
Growing medium Czapek-Dox broth + glicerolo 
Year 2009 
N° of replicate maintained
References
References
Lahoz E, Nicoletti R, Porrone F, Raimo F, Covarelli L, Contillo R, 2002. Selection of fungal isolates with antagonistic effect against Rhizoctonia solani (AG 4 and AG 2-1 Nt). Proceedings of the CORESTA Congress, New Orleans, USA, 22-27 September 2002, 37 
Trincone A, Nicoletti R, Giordano A, Carella A, 2003. Enzymatic activities in culture filtrates of some fungal antagonists of Rhizoctonia solani. Atti del X Convegno Nazionale della Società Italiana di Patologia Vegetale, Sorrento, 1-3 ottobre 2003. Journal of Plant Pathology 85, 298 
Nicoletti R, Buommino E, De Filippis A, Lopez-Gresa MP, Manzo E, Carella A, Petrazzuolo M, Tufano MA, 2008. Bioprospecting for antagonistic Penicillium strains as a resource of new antitumor compounds. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 24, 189-195 
Characterization
Pathogenic characterization Antagonistic toward Rhizoctonia solani 
Molecular and/or biochemical characterization Produces secalonic acid D; produces chitinases and beta-glucanases