Naegleria sp. (ATCC® PRA-166)

Strain Designations: CDC:V419  /  Depositor: GS Visvesvara  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CDC:V419
Biosafety Level 2
livestock water trough
California, United States
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1034: Modified PYNFH medium (Available from ATCC as ATCC cat. no. 327-X)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Max Temperature: 37.0°C
Min Temperature: 31.0°C
Duration: axenic
Interval: weekly
Interval: weekly
Mycoplasma Indeterminate
Name of Depositor GS Visvesvara
Special Collection NSF - Protistology

Visvesvara Govinda, et al. Morphologic and Molecular Identification of Naegleria dunnebackei n. sp. Isolated from a Water Sample. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 52: 523–531, 2005.

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