, Volume 95, Issue 2, pp 73–75 | Cite as

A new medium for the production of chlamydoconidia by Candida albicans

  • V. Vidotto
  • S. Caramello
  • M. G. Gallo


Several isolates of Candida albicans were tested for production of chlamydoconidia and metabolic changes when grown on several different solid and liquid media. A liquid medium, consisting solely of sterilized skimmed milk and a solid medium containing processed cheese stimulated more rapid and greater production of chlamydoconidia than the corn meal agar and the other media tested.


Corn Agar Candida Liquid Medium Candida Albicans 
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© Martinus Nijhoff/Dr W. Junk Publishers 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Vidotto
    • 1
  • S. Caramello
    • 2
  • M. G. Gallo
    • 3
  1. 1.Infectious Disease DepartmentUniversity of TurinTurinItaly
  2. 2.Hygiene InstituteUniversity of TurinTurinItaly
  3. 3.Department of Animal Pathology, Veterinary FacultyUniversity of TurinTurinItaly

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