Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin (ATCC® 208819)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung  /  Strain Designations: 2E-TU4  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations 2E-TU4
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties serotype D, serotype D (Peter R Williamson, personal communication)
Genotype MATalpha cnlac1 RefWilliamson PR, et al. Melanin biosynthesis in Cryptococcus neoformans. J. Bacteriol. 180: 1570-1572, 1998. PubMed: 9515929
Preceptrol® no
Mating Type alpha
Ploidy haploid
Comments
laccase-negative
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor PR Williamson
Special Collection NCRR Contract
References

Williamson PR, et al. Melanin biosynthesis in Cryptococcus neoformans. J. Bacteriol. 180: 1570-1572, 1998. PubMed: 9515929

Peter R Williamson, personal communication

Peter R Williamson, personal communication

Williamson PR, et al. Melanin biosynthesis in Cryptococcus neoformans. J. Bacteriol. 180: 1570-1572, 1998. PubMed: 9515929