Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin (ATCC® 11240)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung  /  Strain Designations: 3718 [CBS 1931]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations 3718 [CBS 1931]
Alternate State Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung
Application
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious disease research
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Mating Type mating type alpha
Morphology

After 3 days cells are mostly globose or ovoidal 3-5μm.  A sediment is present.  Colony is white to cream-colored with a smooth mucoid texture.

Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After 3 days cells are mostly globose or ovoidal 3-5μm.  A sediment is present.  Colony is white to cream-colored with a smooth mucoid texture.

Name of Depositor CW Emmons
Isolation
soil
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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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