Requirement of Trichomonads for Unidentified Growth Factors, Saturated and Unsaturated Fatty Acids*

@inproceedings{Shorb1959RequirementOT,
  title={Requirement of Trichomonads for Unidentified Growth Factors, Saturated and Unsaturated Fatty Acids*},
  author={Mary Shaw Shorb and Pauline G. Lund},
  year={1959}
}
SYNOPSIS. In a synthetic medium containing 57 compounds, including cholesterol, Trichomonas gallinae and T. gallinarum require 3 factors for growth and acid fermentation of maltose: (1) factor R, found in the protein contaminating some samples of ribonucleic acid, and in other isolated proteins such as conalbumin, γ-globulin, and bovine albumin fraction V; (2) factor T, found in Trypticase and in the same isolated proteins, but with activity at 4 times the dose required for factor-R activity… CONTINUE READING