Toxoplasma gondii (Nicolle and Manceaux) Nicolle and Manceaux (ATCC® PRA-340)

Organism: Toxoplasma gondii (Nicolle and Manceaux) Nicolle and Manceaux  /  Depositor: LD Sibley

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Strain Designations RUB
Phylogenetic analysis based on intron sequences
Food and waterborne pathogen research
Opportunistic pathogen research
Biosafety Level 2
Bronchoalveolar lavage, human with toxoplasmosis, French Guyana, 1992
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Phylogenetic analysis based on intron sequences
Prototype for type V lineage
Reference strain for genome sequencing project
Medium ATCC® Medium 2222: Cell Cultivation Medium for Parasites
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35-37.0°C
Growth condition: Grown in human foreskin fibroblasts ATCC CRL-1634
Name of Depositor LD Sibley
Chain of Custody
LD Sibley <<-- ML Darde
Year of Origin 1992

Khan A, et al. Recent transcontinental sweep of Toxoplasma gondii driven by a single monomorphic chromosome. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104: 14872-14877, 2007. PubMed: 17804804

Darde ML, et al. Severe toxoplasmosis caused by a Toxoplasma gondii strain with a new isoenzyme type acquired in French Guyana. J. Clin. Microbiol. 36: 324, 1998. PubMed: 9431981

Toxoplasma gondii RUB genome sequencing project Available from: NCBI BioProject

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