TABLEĀ 1

List of C. neoformans and C. gattii strains used

SpeciesStrain(s)Reference or source
C. neoformansH99John Perfect (Durham, NC)
cap5954
ATCC 24067ATCC (Manassas, VA)
C. neoformans hybridsMAS92-20355
C. gattiiNIH444, ATCC 3260955
106.9355
VGI, WM179ATCC (Manassas, VA)
VGIIa, R265ATCC (Manassas, VA)