Cryptococcus gattii serotype-C strains isolated in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

@article{Cogliati2012CryptococcusGS,
  title={Cryptococcus gattii serotype-C strains isolated in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.},
  author={Massimo Cogliati and Nagarathna Chandrashekar and Maria Carmela Esposto and Akepati Chandramuki and Bj{\"o}rn Petrini and Maria Anna Viviani},
  journal={Mycoses},
  year={2012},
  volume={55 3},
  pages={
          262-8
        }
}
During a retrospective study on cryptococcosis carried out in Bangalore, Karnataka, India, four Cryptococcus gattii strains were isolated from one HIV-positive and three HIV-negative patients, two of which had unknown predisposing conditions. Serotyping and genotyping showed that the isolates were C. gattii serotype C, mating-type α and genotype VGIV. All the isolates were identical by multilocus sequence typing, but presented a low similarity compared with a set of 17 C. gattii global control… CONTINUE READING

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