TABLE 1.

Strains used in this study

StrainGenotypeSource or reference
C. albicans strains
    CAF2-1URA3ura3::imm43415
    CAI4Δura3::imm434ura3::imm43415
    C4-SHB1.1-Δsit1Δura3::imm434ura3::imm434Δ sit1sit1::hisG-URA3-hisG20
    Δftr1Δura3::imm434ura3::imm434Δ ftr1::hisGftr1::hisG36
    Δftr2Δura3::imm434ura3::imm434Δ ftr2::hisGftr2::hisG36
    Δftr1Δ ftr2Δura3::imm434ura3::imm434Δ ftr1::hisGftr1::hisGΔ ftr2::hisGftr2::hisG36
    Δccc2Δura3::imm434ura3::imm434Δ ccc2::hisGccc2::hisG42
    DSY449URA3ura3::imm434Δ cdr1::hisGcdr1::hisG39
    DSY1025Δura3::imm434ura3::imm434Δ cdr1::hisGcdr1::hisGΔ cdr2::hisGcdr2::hisG39
    DSY1024(II)Δura3::imm434ura3::imm434Δ cdr1::hisGcdr1::hisGΔ cdr2::hisGcdr2::hisGΔ camdr1::hisGcamdr1::hisGΔ flu1::hisGflu::hisG29
Non-C. albicans strains
    Candida krusei ATCCa 6258Ranbaxy Laboratories, India
    Candida tropicalis ATCC 750Ranbaxy Laboratories, India
    Candida parapsilosis ATCC 22019Ranbaxy Laboratories, India
    Candida kefyr ATCC 2512Ranbaxy Laboratories, India
    Candida dubliniensis ATCC 33Ranbaxy Laboratories, India
    Candida glabrata ATCC 90030Ranbaxy Laboratories, India
  • a ATCC, American Type Culture Collection.