Procryptobia sorokini (Zhukov) Frolov, Karpov et Mylnikov (ATCC® 50641)

Strain Designations: B-69  /  Depositor: AP Mylnikov, T Cavalier-Smith  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Bodo sorokini Zhukov
Strain Designations B-69
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.

White Sea, Russia, 1980
Product Format frozen
Type Strain yes
Formerly known as Bodo sorokini
Medium ATCC® Medium 1525: Seawater 802 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Growth condition: Xenic with original bacterial flora. Growth may be improved by adding Enterobacter aerogenes ATCC 13048 as food source. Consult product sheet for culture protocol.
Name of Depositor AP Mylnikov, T Cavalier-Smith
Year of Origin 1980

Zhukov. . Biol. Vnutr. Vod Inf. Byull 25: 23-25, 1975.

type strain

Dolezel D, et al. Phylogeny of the bodonid flagellates (Kinetoplastida) based on small-subunit rRNA gene sequences. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 1943-1951, 2000. PubMed: 11034508

Frolov AO, et al. The ultrastructure of Procryptobia sorokini (Zhukov) comb. nov. and rootlet homology in kinetoplastids. Protistology 2: 85-95, 2001.