Cornmeal Agar is recommended as a medium suitable for detection of chlamydospore production by Candida albicans. Following incubation microscopic examination of Candida albicans shows typical chlamydospore production that is accepted as a definitive criterion for the identification of the species. It is also suitable for the isolation of fungi as well as a maintenance medium for stock cultures.
PP4120 – Cornmeal Agar
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|Candida albicans||NCPF 3179||White colonies (Yeast smell)|