Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin (ATCC® 34877)

Alternate State: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung  /  Strain Designations: NIH 76  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Cryptococcus neoformans (Sanfelice) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations NIH 76
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
Antigenic Properties serotype B RefSchmeding KA, et al. Sexual compatibility between serotypes of Filobasidiella neoformans (Cryptococcus neoformans). Curr. Microbiol. 5: 133-138, 1981.
Preceptrol® no
Morphology

After one week at 25°C colonies are white to cream-colored with a smooth mucoid texture, cells are globose or ovoidal, 3-5µm.  Later a sediment is formed.  .

Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After one week at 25°C colonies are white to cream-colored with a smooth mucoid texture, cells are globose or ovoidal, 3-5µm.  Later a sediment is formed.  .

Name of Depositor KJ Kwon-Chung
Isolation
cerebrospinal fluid
References

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

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

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

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