Tritrichomonas mobilensis Culberson et al. (ATCC® 40597)

Strain Designations: 4190  /  Depositor: South Alabama Medical Science Foundation  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations 4190
Application
produces lectin, sialic acid-binding
Biosafety Level 1
Isolation
feces of captive squirrel monkey, Saimiri sciureus, Mobile, AL
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 South Alabama Medical Science Foundation
References

Babal P, Russell LC. Sialic acid-specific lectin-mediated adhesion of Tritrichomonas foetus and Tritrichomonas mobilensis. J. Parasitol. 85: 33-40, 1999. PubMed: 10207360

Pindak FF, et al. Sialic acid binding lectin of protozoan origin. US Patent 5,330,897 dated Jul 19 1994

Frank F Pindak, personal communication