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

Strain Designations: 1/N  /  Depositor: R Samuels  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 1/N
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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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