Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin (ATCC® 34543)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung  /  Strain Designations: W2/A94  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations W2/A94
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor F Staib
Isolation
bird excreta, Germany
References

Staib F, Mishra SK. Contributions to the strain-specific virulence of Cryptococcus neoformans. Animal experiments with two C. neoformans-strains isolated from bird manure. Preliminary report. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A 230: 81-85, 1975. PubMed: 1101575

Staib F, Mishra SK. Selective involvement of the brain in experimental murine cryptococcosis. I. Microbiological observations. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A 232: 355-364, 1975. PubMed: 1101587

Grosse G, et al. Selective involvement of the brain in experimental murine cryptococcosis. II. Histopathological observations. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A 233: 106-122, 1975. PubMed: 1106066

Staib F, et al. Growth of Cryptococcus neoformans on uric acid agar. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A 236: 374-385, 1976. PubMed: 797180

Staib F, et al. Ocular cryptococcosis - experimental and clinical observations. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. A 237: 378-394, 1977. PubMed: 848220