Tritrichomonas foetus (Riedmuller) Wenrich and Emerson (ATCC® 30233)

Organism: Tritrichomonas foetus (Riedmuller) Wenrich and Emerson  /  Depositor: BM Honigberg

Strain Designations UT-1 [Utah 1, clone 1 of UT]
Application
Characterization of the rDNA unit
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
cloned from strain UT = ATCC 30232
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Comments
Characterization of the rDNA unit
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 BM Honigberg
References

Chakrabarti D, et al. Characterization of the rDNA unit and sequence analysis of the small subunit rRNA and 5.8S rRNA genes from Tritrichomonas foetus. Mol. Biochem. Parasitol. 52: 75-84, 1992. PubMed: 1625709

Bouma MJ, et al. Activity of disulfiram (bis(diethylthiocarbamoyl)disulphide) and ditiocarb (diethyldithiocarbamate) against metronidazole-sensitive and -resistant Trichomonas vaginalis and Tritrichomonas foetus. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 42: 817-820, 1998. PubMed: 10052908