Strain Information: 1501/14

Division/Phylum: Amoebozoa    Class: Discosea


Acanthamoeba polyphaga (Puschkarew) Volkonsky (1931)

CCAP 1501/14
Isolator: Page (1964)
Origin: Freshwater; pond, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Culture: Medium NN; Monoxenic; sub + cryo; contains non-pathogenic E. coli as food source.
Other: Orig. desig. 14; POSSIBLE PATHOGEN


References [2]   EMBL Links
Costas M & Griffiths AJ (1984) The esterases and acid-phosphatases of Acanthamoeba (Amoebida, Acanthamoebidae). Protistologica 20(1): 33-41.
DOI: none

Laird K, Kurzbach E, Score J, Tejpal J, Tangyie GC & Phillips C (2014) Reduction of Legionella spp. in water and in soil by a citrus plant extract vapor. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80: 6031-6036.
DOI: 10.1128/AEM.01275-14

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016