Besnoitia akodoni Dubey et al. (ATCC® PRA-102)

Organism: Besnoitia akodoni Dubey et al.  /  Depositor: JP Dubey, EC Grisard

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Deposited As Besnoitia sp.
Strain Designations OP1
Biosafety Level 2
tissue, animal
Timbo Brazil
Isolation date: 1994
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium Minimum essential medium (Eagle) (ATCC cat. 30-2003)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Duration: cultivated in CCL-70 (African green monkey fibroblast) cell line
Name of Depositor JP Dubey, EC Grisard
Special Collection NSF - Protistology
Chain of Custody
J P Dubey
E C Grisard
Year of Origin 1994

Grisard EC, et al. Besnoitia sp. (Protozoa: Toxoplasmatinae) from Akodon montensis (Rodentia: Cricetidae) in Santa Catarina State, Brazil. J. Parasitol. 83: 314-316, 1997. PubMed: 9105318

rodent, Akodon montensis, Timbo, Santa Catarina State, Brazil

Dubey JP, et al. Biological and molecular characterization of Besnoitia akodoni n.sp. (Protozoa: Apicomplexa) from the rodent Akodon montensis in Brazil. Parassitologia 45: 61-70, 2003. PubMed: 15266998

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