Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin (ATCC® 36582)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung  /  Strain Designations: H.H  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations H.H
Alternate State Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious disease research
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor NG Miller
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NG Miller<<--H.F. Hardin <<--- CDC?
sputum, South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control

Gervasi JP, Miller NG. Recovery of Cryptococcus neoformans from sputum using new technics for the isolation of fungi from sputum. Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 63: 916-920, 1975. PubMed: 1096592