Tetramitus rostratus Bunting (ATCC® 30983)

Strain Designations: Tr O  /  Depositor: W Balamuth  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Tr O
Biosafety Level 1
Isolation
bat guano
Product Format dried
Type Strain no
Medium Medium 997: Fresh water ameba medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Duration: grown with Escherichia coli ATCC 11775
Protocol: ATCCNO: 30216 SPEC: This strain is shipped as a dried preparation. Aseptically add 1 ml of sterile distilled water to the inner vial, remove the filter paper pellet with a pair of forceps, and place it in the center of an agar plate of ATCC medium 711 or 997. Add the liquid remaining in the vial to the plate and spread it evenly over the surface of the plate. Incubate the plate at 25C. Trophozoites (amebae) should be evident within 2-3 days.
Subcultivation
Protocol: ATCCNO: 30216 SPEC: This strain is shipped as a dried preparation. Aseptically add 1 ml of sterile distilled water to the inner vial, remove the filter paper pellet with a pair of forceps, and place it in the center of an agar plate of ATCC medium 711 or 997. Add the liquid remaining in the vial to the plate and spread it evenly over the surface of the plate. Incubate the plate at 25C. Trophozoites (amebae) should be evident within 2-3 days.
Name of Depositor W Balamuth
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--W Balamuth<<--D. Outka
Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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