Table 3.

Clinical isolates of C. neoformans var.gattii from humans

IsolateaLocationClinical sourceDate (mo/yr) isolated
H1Adelaide, SACSFb 9/1990
H2Adelaide, SACSF6/1990
H3Alice Springs, NTCSF
H4Alice Springs, NTCSF9/1994
H5WA
H6WA
H7WA
H8Alice Springs, NTCSF
H9WA
H10WA
H11Darwin, NT
H12Townsville, QLDCSF8/1996
H13Melbourne, VICSkin12/1995
H14Townsville, QLDCSF5/1997
H15Townsville, QLDCSF7/1997
H16Arnhem Land, NTLung4/1996
H17Alice Springs, NTCSF
H18Newcastle, QLDSkin12/1994
H19WA
H20Brisbane, QLDCSF5/1994
H21Brisbane, QLDLung12/1995
H22Arnhem Land, NTLung2/1994
H23Brisbane, QLDLung4/1994
H24Brisbane, QLDLung6/1995
H25Sydney, NSWCSF5/1994
H26Darwin, NTCSF1/1994
H27Toowomba, QLDCSF12/1994
H28Sydney, NSWLung12/1994
H29Melbourne, VICBlood1991
H30Melbourne, VICLung1988
  • a All isolates supplied by W. Meyer and H. Daniel, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

  • b CSF, cerebrospinal fluid.