Entamoeba dispar Brumpt (ATCC® PRA-353)

Strain Designations: NIH:0187:1  /  Depositor: LS Diamond  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Entamoeba histolytica Schaudinn
Strain Designations NIH:0187:1
Biosafety Level 1

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.

Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1171: TYGM-9 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Growth condition: xenic. Consult product sheet for culture protocol.
Name of Depositor LS Diamond

Clark CG, Diamond LS. Ribosomal RNA genes of 'pathogenic' and 'nonpathogenic' Entamoeba histolytica are distinct. Mol. Biochem. Parasitol. 49: 297-302, 1991. PubMed: 1685555

Clark CG, Diamond LS. Intraspecific variation and phylogenetic relationships in the genus Entamoeba as revealed by riboprinting. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 44: 142-154, 1997. PubMed: 9109261

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