Acanthamoeba sp. 26 (ATCC® 50722)

Strain Designations: CDC:V045:Clone 1  /  Depositor: TK Sawyer  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CDC:V045:Clone 1
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.

axenic clone derived from bacterized strain CDC:045, which was isolated from the eye of a human male from Florida with Acanthamoeba keratitis, ATCC, 1992
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 711: PYB
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 30.0°C
Min Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor TK Sawyer
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Year of Origin 1992
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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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