Tritrichomonas suis (Gruby and Delafond) Hibler et al. (ATCC® 30167)

Organism: Tritrichomonas suis (Gruby and Delafond) Hibler et al.  /  Depositor: R Samuels

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Strain Designations 1/N
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
pig nose, Sus suis, Ames, IA, 1956
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2154: LYI Entamoeba medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Duration: axenic; anaerobic
Protocol: at pH 7.0
Subcultivation
Protocol: at pH 7.0
Name of Depositor R Samuels
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--R Samuels<<--B.W. Buttrey
Year of Origin 1956
References

Felleisen RS, et al. Detection of Tritrichomonas foetus by PCR and DNA enzyme immunoassay based on rRNA gene unit sequences. J. Clin. Microbiol. 36: 513-519, 1998. PubMed: 9466768

Felleisen RS. Comparative genetic analysis of tritrichomonadid protozoa by the random amplified polymorphic DNA technique. Parasitol. Res. 84: 153-156, 1998. PubMed: 9493217

Felleisen RSJ, et al. A novel EF-hand calcium-binding protein in the flagellum of the protozoan Tritrichomonas suis. Parasitology 122: 125-132, 2001. PubMed: 11272643

Felleisen RSJ, et al. Conservation of calnexin in the early branching protozoan Tritrichomonas suis. Mol. Biochem. Parasitol. 108: 109-117, 2000. PubMed: 10802323

Tachezy J, et al. Cattle pathogen Tritrichomonas foetus (Riedmuller, 1928) and pig commensal Tritrichomonas suis (Gruby & Delafond, 1843) belong to the same species. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 49: 154-163, 2002. PubMed: 12046599

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