TABLE 1

Concordance of different schemes used for molecular typing of Cryptococcus gattii

C. gattii serotypePCR fingerprinting molecular type (40, 77)AFLP genotype (33)URA5 RFLP type (40)PLB1 RFLP type (41)ITS genotype (342)IGS genotype (31, 350) MLST type (43)
B/CVGIAFLP4A/AFLP4BVGI (SH5)A5ITS3/ITS74VGI
B/CVGIIAFLP6VGII (SH6)A6ITS43VGII
B/CVGIIIAFLP5A/AFLP5B/AFLP5CVGIII (SH7)A7ITS55VGIII
B/CVGIVAFLP7VGIV (SH8)A8ITS66VGIV