Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii Franzot et al.
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Synergistic effect of combination of fluconazole and flucytosine
This yeast was re-identified as Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii based on the multigene DNA sequence comparison.
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Espinel-Ingroff A, et al. Collaborative comparison of broth macrodilution and microdilution antifungal susceptibility tests. J Clin Microbiol 30: 3138-3145, 1992. PubMed: 1452697
Nguyen MH, et al. In vitro evaluation of combination of fluconazole and flucytosine against Cryptococcus neoformans var. neoformans. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 39: 1691-1695, 1995. PubMed: 7486902
Medical microbiology--Susceptibility testing of microbial pathogens to antimicrobial agents -- Part 84: Microdilution; Special requirements for testing of fungi against antifungal agents. Berlin, Germany:Deutsches Institut fur Normung;DIN DIN 58940-84: 2002, 2002