• W. Meyer
  • D.M. Aanensen
  • T. Boekhout
  • M. Cogliati
  • M.R. Diaz
  • M.C. Esposto
  • M.C. Fisher
  • F. Gilgado
  • F. Hagen
  • S. Kaocharoen
  • A.P. Litvintseva
  • T.G. Mitchell
  • S.P. Simwami
  • L. Trilles
  • M.A. Viviani
  • J. Kwon-Chung
This communication describes the consensus multi-locus typing scheme established by the Cryptococcal Working Group I (Genotyping of Cryptococcus neoformans and C. gattii) of the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology (ISHAM) using seven unlinked genetic loci for global strain genotyping. These genetic loci include the housekeeping genes CAP59,GPD1, LAC1, PLB1, SOD1, URA5 and the IGS1 region. Allele and sequence type information are accessible at http://www.mlst.net/ .
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)561-570
JournalMedical Mycology
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2009

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