(ATCC® 37509)

Organism: Onchocerca volvulus, nematode  /  Clone Type: Library  /  Depositors: JE Donelson

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GenBank Definition

Onchocerca volvulus Ov-9 recombinant antigen mRNA, complete mRNA.

Onchocerca volvulus glutathione S-transferase pi class mRNA, complete cds.

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Species Onchocerca volvulus, nematode
Depositors JE Donelson
Genome Equivalent: 0.0
Biosafety Level 1
Shipping Information Distributed: frozen (volume: 0.2 ml)
The collection sites include a forest region in Guatemala; a savannah region in Mali; a savannah region near the town of Touboro, Cameroun; and a rain forest area near Kumba, Cameroun.
For samples from Guatemala, Mali, Touboro and Kumba, respectively: Non-recombinants (%): 14, 12, 9, 4; Coverage: 1.0x10(7), 1.0x10(7), 1.0x10(7), 4.0x10(6); Titer: 3.3x10(10), 2.0x10(9), 4.5x10(9), 3.5x10(9).
Distributed as a set of four samples, with the difference between samples being the site of collection of Onchocerca volvulus.
Ampule 1 is from Guatemala, 2 from Mali, 3 from Touboro and 4 from Kumba.

Donelson JE, et al. Construction of Onchocerca volvulus cDNA libraries and partial characterization of the cDNA for a major antigen. Mol. Biochem. Parasitol. 31: 241-250, 1988. PubMed: 2464764

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