Tritrichomonas mobilensis Culberson et al. (ATCC® 40597)

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

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Strain Designations 4190
produces lectin, sialic acid-binding
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.

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
Protocol: at pH 7.0
Name of Depositor South Alabama Medical Science Foundation
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.

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

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