Naegleria sp. (ATCC® PRA-166)

Strain Designations: CDC:V419  /  Depositor: GS Visvesvara  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CDC:V419
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

livestock water trough
California, United States
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1034: Modified PYNFH medium (Available from ATCC as ATCC cat. no. 327-X)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Max Temperature: 37.0°C
Min Temperature: 31.0°C
Duration: axenic
Interval: weekly
Interval: weekly
Mycoplasma Indeterminate
Name of Depositor GS Visvesvara
Special Collection NSF - Protistology

Visvesvara Govinda, et al. Morphologic and Molecular Identification of Naegleria dunnebackei n. sp. Isolated from a Water Sample. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 52: 523–531, 2005.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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