Leishmania major (Yakimoff and Schokhor) Bray et al. (ATCC® 30012D)

Organism: Leishmania major (Yakimoff and Schokhor) Bray et al.  /  Depositor: ATCC

Deposited As Leishmania tropica Luhe
Strain Designations Genomic DNA from Leishmania major
Application Vector borne research
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
At least 2 µg in 1X TE buffer
OD260/OD280: 1.6 to 2.0
Type Strain no
Comments
Genomic DNA isolated from protists is appropriate for PCR* and other molecular biology applications.
*The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) process is covered by patents owned by Hoffmann-LaRoche Inc. Use of the PCR process requires a license.

Sequencing of ITS1, 5.8S rRNA, and ITS2 regions performed at ATCC shows 99% identity to Leishmania major.

Name of Depositor ATCC
Special Collection DNA