Cryptococcus gattii (Vanbreus. et Takashio) Kwon-Chung et Boekhout, anamorph (ATCC® 56992)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella bacillispora Kwon-Chung, teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: RV 48370 [S8012]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans var. gattii
Strain Designations RV 48370 [S8012]
Alternate State Filobasidiella bacillispora Kwon-Chung, teleomorph
Application
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious disease research
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties serogroup BC RefSwinne D. Study of Cryptococcus neoformans varieties. Mykosen 27: 137-141, 1984. PubMed: 6727920
Preceptrol® no
Comments
case report
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor D Swinne
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--D Swinne<<--L. Wanging S8012 (Cryptococcus neoformans var. shanghaiensis)
Isolation
human cerebrospinal fluid, China
References

Swinne D. Study of Cryptococcus neoformans varieties. Mykosen 27: 137-141, 1984. PubMed: 6727920

Liao WQ, et al. Cryptococcus neoformans var S8012 causing meningitis. Chin. Med. J. 96: 287-290, 1983. PubMed: 6413143

Swinne D. Study of Cryptococcus neoformans varieties. Mykosen 27: 137-141, 1984. PubMed: 6727920

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