Biochemical differences between serotypes of Cryptococcus neoformans.

  title={Biochemical differences between serotypes of Cryptococcus neoformans.},
  author={John E. Bennett and Kyung J. Kwon-Chung and Theodore S Theodore},
  volume={16 3},
Prior studies have shown that C. neoformans isolates belonging to serotypes B and C differed from serotype A and D isolates in respect to the morphology of the perfect state, geographic distribution within the U.S.A. and frequency of isolation from avian droppings. The current study found that uptake of radiolabeled l-malic acid was approximately tenfold greater in serotype B and C than in A and D isolates. Assimilation of l-malic, fumaric and succinic acids also distinguished serotypes B and C… CONTINUE READING

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