Rodent malaria isolate
Central African Republic
Isolated from naturally-infected Thicket Rats captured in CAR in 1965 (Landau and Chabaud). Passaged (Paris) and through mosquito (London). Uncloned isolate sent to Edinburgh from LSHTM, 1966
UK Biosafety level:
origin of P. yoelii yoelii 17X (Edinburgh), P. yoelii yoelii YM (NYU)
Beale, G.H., Carter, R. and Walliker D. (1978) Genetics. In: Rodent Malaria (R. Killick-Kendrick and W. Peters, eds.) pp 213-246.Academic Press, London.
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