Parvamoeba monoura (ATCC® PRA-35)

Strain Designations: CON-7  /  Depositor: TA Nerad  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CON-7
Morphological description and phylogenetic analysis
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.

American lobster, Homarus americanus
Connecticut, United States
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Morphological description and phylogenetic analysis
Originally deposited as Thecamoeba sp.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1525: Seawater 802 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0°C
Growth condition: Xenic, with Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae ATCC 700831 added as a food source
Name of Depositor TA Nerad
Special Collection NSF - Protistology

Cole J, et al. A description of a new "Amoebozoan" isolated from the American lobster, Homarus americanus. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 57: 40-47, 2010. PubMed: 20122095

Thomas A Nerad, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455775 SSU rDNA

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455789 beta-tubulin gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455756 alpha-tubulin gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF455773 actin gene

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