Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung, teleomorph (ATCC® 2526)

Strain Designations: [CBS 915, CBS 916, NCTC 1492]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Torula histolytica Stoddard et Cutler, anamorph
Strain Designations [CBS 915, CBS 916, NCTC 1492]
Application
Biomedical Research and Development Material
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
Antigenic Properties serotype A RefEvans EE. An immunologic comparison of twelve strains of Cryptococcus neoformans (Torula histolytical). Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 71: 644-646, 1949.
Preceptrol® no
Mating Type mating type alpha RefSchmeding KA, et al. Sexual compatibility between serotypes of Filobasidiella neoformans (Cryptococcus neoformans). Curr. Microbiol. 5: 133-138, 1981.
Comments
Cerebral blastomycosis
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor FW Tanner
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--FW Tanner<<--NCTC 1492 <<--- F.B. Lynch
References

Freeman W, Weidman FD. Cystic blastomycosis of the cerebral gray matter caused by Torula histolytica Stoddard and Cutler. Arch. Neurol. Psychiatry 9: 589-603, 1923.

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

Evans EE. An immunologic comparison of twelve strains of Cryptococcus neoformans (Torula histolytical). Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 71: 644-646, 1949.

Evans EE. An immunologic comparison of twelve strains of Cryptococcus neoformans (Torula histolytical). Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 71: 644-646, 1949.

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

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