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

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

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