Naegleria sp. (ATCC® PRA-166)

Strain Designations: CDC:V419  /  Depositor: GS Visvesvara  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations CDC:V419
Biosafety Level 2

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.

Isolation
livestock water trough
California, United States
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1034: Modified PYNFH medium (Available from ATCC as ATCC cat. no. 327-X)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Max Temperature: 37.0°C
Min Temperature: 31.0°C
Duration: axenic
Interval: weekly
Subcultivation
Interval: weekly
Mycoplasma Indeterminate
Name of Depositor GS Visvesvara
Special Collection NSF - Protistology
References

Visvesvara Govinda, et al. Morphologic and Molecular Identification of Naegleria dunnebackei n. sp. Isolated from a Water Sample. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 52: 523–531, 2005.