origin of the name Pichia?

Nils Wichmann nwichmann at dermatology.uni-kiel.de
Mon Sep 14 08:38:35 EST 1998

I am using the yeast Pichia pastoris for expression of recombinant
proteins. Does anyone know where the name Pichia comes from? Does it
have any special meaning?


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