Trypanosoma lucknowi Weinman et al. (ATCC® 30279)

Strain Designations: 7523  /  Depositor: D Weinman  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations 7523
Application
Vector borne research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
monkey, Macaca mulatta, Lucknow, India, 1971
Product Format frozen
Type Strain yes
Comments
Cloned strain.
species description
Medium Medium 1011: Diphasic blood agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Duration: axenic
Protocol: ATCCNO: 11745 SPEC: See general instructions for thawing and storage of frozen material before proceeding. Add thawed contents to a single 16 x 125 mm glass screw-capped test tube of the appropriate medium. Incubate the culture vertically with the cap screwed on tightly. It is essential to establish cultures initially in small volumes. Once established, the culture can be scaled up to larger volumes. Vigorously agitate the culture and aseptically transfer 0.1 ml of culture to a fresh tube of medium weekly.
Subcultivation
Protocol: ATCCNO: 11745 SPEC: See general instructions for thawing and storage of frozen material before proceeding. Add thawed contents to a single 16 x 125 mm glass screw-capped test tube of the appropriate medium. Incubate the culture vertically with the cap screwed on tightly. It is essential to establish cultures initially in small volumes. Once established, the culture can be scaled up to larger volumes. Vigorously agitate the culture and aseptically transfer 0.1 ml of culture to a fresh tube of medium weekly.
Name of Depositor D Weinman
Year of Origin 1971
References

Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med. Hyg. 68: 354, 1974.

Weinman D, et al. Trypanosoma lucknowi, a new species of trypanosome from Macaca mulatta with observations on its fine structure. J. Protozool. 31: 429-433, 1984. PubMed: 6502528

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