Pneumocystis carinii Delanoe and Delanoe (ATCC® PRA-159)

Strain Designations: M167-6  /  Depositor: MT Cushion  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations M167-6
Opportunistic pathogen research
Biosafety Level 1
Isolation Isolated by M Collins from the lungs of an immunosuppressed Lewis male rat (Rattus norvegicus), Cincinnati, OH, October 2003.
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -70°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Protocols Section
Type Strain yes
Cultured in vivo, rat lung
Determined by contour-clamped homogeneous electrical field electrophoresis to be the Form 1 karyotype
Growth Conditions
in-vivo cultivation, rat
No protocol available at this time.
Name of Depositor MT Cushion
Year of Origin 2003

Redhead SA, et al. Pneumocystis and Trypanosoma cruzi: nomenclature and typifications. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 53: 2-11, 2006. PubMed: 16441572

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