Toxoplasma gondii (Nicolle and Manceaux) Nicolle and Manceaux (ATCC® PRA-344)

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

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Deposited As Toxoplasma gondii (Nicolle and Manceaux) Nicolle and Manceaux
Strain Designations VAND
Application
Phylogenetic analysis based on intron sequences
Food and waterborne pathogen research
Opportunistic pathogen research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Blood from human with disseminated toxoplasmosis, French Guyana, 1997
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Comments
Phylogenetic analysis based on intron sequences
Prototype for type X lineage
Reference strain for genome sequencing project
Medium 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 1997
References

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

Bossi P, et al. Toxoplasma gondii-associated Guillain-Barre syndrome in an immunocompetent patient. J. Clin. Microbiol. 36: 3724-3725, 1998. PubMed: 9817908

Toxoplasma gondii VAND genome sequencing project Available from: NCBI BioProject

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AEYJ00000000 Toxoplasma gondii VAND, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

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