Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi AS (20AS)
Rodent malaria line
P.c. chabaudi AS isolate, uncloned, after mosquito transmission.
Central African Republic
T rutilans. Captured Boulard (RCA), arrived Edinburgh 18/4/69. Passaged into mice, frozen isolates, 1969. -> 5x mouse passage, An stephensi transmission, G. surdaster passage; frozen stabilates 20AS, 21/2/72. Blood isolates of naturally-infected Thicket Rats captured in the CAR in 1965 (Landau & Chabaud)
UK Biosafety level:
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