Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin (ATCC® 34877)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung  /  Strain Designations: NIH 76  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations NIH 76
Alternate State Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung
Application
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious disease research
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties serotype B RefSchmeding KA, et al. Sexual compatibility between serotypes of Filobasidiella neoformans (Cryptococcus neoformans). Curr. Microbiol. 5: 133-138, 1981.
Preceptrol® no
Morphology

After one week at 25°C colonies are white to cream-colored with a smooth mucoid texture, cells are globose or ovoidal, 3-5µm.  Later a sediment is formed.  .

Medium Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After one week at 25°C colonies are white to cream-colored with a smooth mucoid texture, cells are globose or ovoidal, 3-5µm.  Later a sediment is formed.  .

Name of Depositor KJ Kwon-Chung
Isolation
cerebrospinal fluid
References

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

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

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