skip to main content

Penicillium chrysogenum

Penicillium chrysogenum

Catalogue number

NCPF 2881

Species Name

Penicillium chrysogenum



Also Known As

Penicillium meleagrinum, Penicillium notatum

DNA Available

Enquire. Please Contact



Site of Origin

Lung biopsy

Clinical Details

Patient with chronic bronchitis, hyphae seen on direct examination

Geographical Region

Not Stated

Strain History

Dr. D.W.Warnock, Bristol, 334/12/92 (1992) < Dr J.Rodriguez Tudela, Spain, CM 192

Year of Receipt


Originally Deposited As

Penicillium chrysogenum



Hazard Group (ACDP)


Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Fungi)

If use of this fungi results in a scientific publication, it should be cited in the publication as: Penicillium chrysogenum (NCPF 2881).

It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

The Culture Collections represent deposits of cultures from world-wide sources. While every effort is made to ensure details distributed by Culture Collections are accurate, Culture Collections cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in the data supplied. References where quoted are mainly attributed to the establishment of the cell culture and not for any specific property of the cell line, therefore further references should be obtained regarding cell culture characteristics. Passage numbers where given act only as a guide and Culture Collections does not guarantee the passage number stated will be the passage number received by the customer.

Cultures supplied by Culture Collections are for research purposes only. Enquiries regarding the commercial use of a cell line are referred to the depositor of the cell line. Some cell lines have additional special release conditions such as the requirement for a material transfer agreement to be completed by the potential recipient prior to the supply of the cell line. Please view the Terms & Conditions of Supply for more information.