Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung, teleomorph (ATCC® 6352)

Strain Designations: [CBS 11531]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations [CBS 11531]
Application
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties serotype A RefSchmeding KA, et al. Sexual compatibility between serotypes of Filobasidiella neoformans (Cryptococcus neoformans). Curr. Microbiol. 5: 133-138, 1981. , Ref. . J. Immunol. 64: 423-430, 1950.
Preceptrol® no
Mating Type mating type alpha
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor EA Levin
Isolation
cerebrospinal fluid from a patient with Torula meningitis, California
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U04959 clone pRE1 CNRE-1, repetitive DNA element

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U04960 clone pRE10 CNRE-1, repetitive DNA element

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U16992 Filobasidiella neoformans ubiquitin-carboxy extension protein

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF217201 plasma membrane H(+)-ATPase (PMA1) gene, complete coding sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF217202 plasma membrane H(+)-ATPase (PMA1) gene, complete coding sequence

References

Schmeding KA, et al. Sexual compatibility between serotypes of Filobasidiella neoformans (Cryptococcus neoformans). Curr. Microbiol. 5: 133-138, 1981.

. . J. Immunol. 64: 423-430, 1950.

Spitzer SG, Spitzer ED. Characterization of the CNRE-1 family of repetitive DNA elements in Cryptococcus neoformans. Gene 144: 103-106, 1994. PubMed: 8026743

Belay T, et al. Serotyping of Cryptococcus neoformans by dot enzyme assay. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 466-470, 1996. PubMed: 8789042

Soteropoulos P, et al. Molecular characterization of the plasma membrane H+-ATPase, an antifungal target in Cryptococcus neoformans. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 44: 2349-2355, 2000. PubMed: 10952578

Schmeding KA, et al. Sexual compatibility between serotypes of Filobasidiella neoformans (Cryptococcus neoformans). Curr. Microbiol. 5: 133-138, 1981.

. . J. Immunol. 64: 423-430, 1950.

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