Brachiola algerae (ATCC® PRA-169)

Organism: Brachiola algerae  /  Depositor: G Visvesvara

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Strain Designations CDC:V521 genotype 1
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Mexico
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium Medium 722: Minimum essential medium (MEM)
Growth Conditions
Protocol: Cultivated in ATCC CCL-81 Vero cell line in EMEM (cat. 30-2003) with serum reduced to 3%.
Subcultivation
Protocol: Cultivated in ATCC CCL-81 Vero cell line in EMEM (cat. 30-2003) with serum reduced to 3%.
Name of Depositor G Visvesvara
Special Collection NSF - Protistology
References

Beale GH, et al. Isolation of Nosema algeare from cornea of an immunocopetent patient. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 46: 10S, 1999.

. Public health importance of Brachiola algerae (Microsporidia) – an emerging pathogen of humans . Folia Parasitol. 52: 83-94, 2005.

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