Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin (ATCC® 24064)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung  /  Strain Designations: 68 [CBS 7812]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations 68 [CBS 7812]
Alternate State Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung
Application
Biomedical Research and Development Material
Emerging infectious disease research
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties serotype A RefWilson DE, et al. Serologic grouping of Cryptococcus neoformans. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 127: 820-823, 1968. PubMed: 5651140
Preceptrol® no
Comments
antibody response to capsular glucuronoxylomannan, GXM, in mice
ELISA for antigen and antibody
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor JE Bennett
Isolation
human cerebrospinal fluid, Maryland
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF032432 Filobasidiella neoformans strain ATCC 24064 orotate

References

Wilson DE, et al. Serologic grouping of Cryptococcus neoformans. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 127: 820-823, 1968. PubMed: 5651140

Scott EN, et al. Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays in murine cryptococcosis. Sabouraudia 19: 257-265, 1981. PubMed: 7034237

Retini C, et al. Capsular polysaccharide of Cryptococcus neoformans induces proinflammatory cytokine release by human neutrophils. Infect. Immun. 64: 2897-2903, 1996. PubMed: 8757810

Vecchiarelli A, et al. Purified capsular polysaccharide of Cryptococcus neoformans induces interleukin-10 secretion by human monocytes. Infect. Immun. 64: 2846-2849, 1996. PubMed: 8698522

Nussbaum G, et al. Molecular and idiotypic analyses of the antibody response to Cryptococcus neoformans glucuronoxylomannan-protein conjugate vaccine in autoimmune and nonautoimmune mice. Infect. Immun. 67: 4469-4476, 1999. PubMed: 10456888

Wilson DE, et al. Serologic grouping of Cryptococcus neoformans. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 127: 820-823, 1968. PubMed: 5651140

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