Blastocrithidia largi (ATCC® PRA-304)

Strain Designations: 67VL  /  Depositor: D Maslov  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations 67VL
Biosafety Level 1

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Isolation
Intestine of Largus cinctus (Hemiptera, Largidae), Tarcoles, Costa Rica, 2004.
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: 25.0°C
Growth condition: grown in the presence of 5% heat-inactivated fetal bovine serum
Name of Depositor D Maslov
Year of Origin 2004
References

Maslov DA, et al. Two new species of trypanosomatid parasites isolated from Heteroptera in Costa Rica. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 57: 177-188, 2010. PubMed: 20113381

Yurchenko VY, et al. Morphological discordance of the new trypanosomatid species phylogenetically associated with the genus Crithidia. Protist 159: 99-114, 2008. PubMed: 17931968

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ968530 SL RNA gene repeat

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ968531 SSU rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ968528 gGAPDH gene