Reclinomonas americana Flavin and Nerad (ATCC® 50394)

Strain Designations: NZ  /  Depositor: CJ O'Kelly  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NZ
Application
Conserved sequence motifs in nad8 gene in mtDNA
Biosafety Level 1
Isolation
water sample from Lake Namunamu (39 degrees 53'S, 175 degrees 28'E), 1988
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Comments
Description of the species, not this strain
Conserved sequence motifs in nad8 gene in mtDNA
5S rRNA gene in mitochondrion
Medium Medium 802: Sonneborn's Paramecium medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Protocol: ATCCNO: 50394 SPEC: Place the entire contents of the test tube in a T-25 tissue culture flask containing 5 ml of ATCC medium 802 bacterized with Enterobacter aerogenes ATCC 13048. (Bacterize by inoculating it with a loopful of bacteria from an agar slant at least 24 hours prior to inoculation with the flagellate).
Subcultivation
Protocol: ATCCNO: 50394 SPEC: Place the entire contents of the test tube in a T-25 tissue culture flask containing 5 ml of ATCC medium 802 bacterized with Enterobacter aerogenes ATCC 13048. (Bacterize by inoculating it with a loopful of bacteria from an agar slant at least 24 hours prior to inoculation with the flagellate).
Name of Depositor CJ O'Kelly
References

O'Kelly CJ. The jakobid flagellates: Structural features of Jakoba, Reclinomonas and Histiona and implications for the early diversification of eukaryotes. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 40: 627-636, 1993.

Lang BF, et al. A 5 S rRNA gene is present in the mitochondrial genome of the protist Reclinomonas americana but is absent from red algal mitochondrial DNA. J. Mol. Biol. 261: 407-413, 1996. PubMed: 8800209

Lang BF, et al. An ancestral mitochondrial DNA resembling a eubacterial genome in miniature. Nature 387: 493-497, 1997. PubMed: 9168110

Burger G, et al. Genes encoding the same three subunits of respiratory complex II are present in the mitochondrial DNA of two phylogenetically distant eukaryotes. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 93: 2328-2332, 1996. PubMed: 8637872

Lang BF, et al. Mitochondrial genomics in protists, an approach to probing eukaryotic evolution. Protist 149: 313-322, 1998.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF007261 Reclinomonas americana mitochondrial DNA, complete genome.

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