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LYI Entamoeba Medium (ATCC® PRA-2154)

Permits and Restrictions

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Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions 2 to 8°C or colder
Shipping Information 1 vial
Applications This medium is the recommended formulation for the axenic cultivation of Entamoeba, Hypotrichomonas, Mastigamoeba, Pentatrichomonas, Tetratrichomonas, Trichomitus, Trichomonas, and Tritrichomonas. It is provided freeze-dried, complete with 10% (1.5 mL) bovine serum, 1 vial prepares 15 mL of medium.
Ready to use upon rehydration with sterile glass-distilled water.

Media may not support growth of some strains; efficacy for growth of a particular strain should be determined empirically prior to regular work.
Biosafety Level N/A
Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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