Toxoplasma dye test using cell culture derived tachyzoites.

@article{Ashburn2000ToxoplasmaDT,
  title={Toxoplasma dye test using cell culture derived tachyzoites.},
  author={D. Ashburn and R. Evans and Jean M W Chatterton and Alexander Joss and Darrel O Ho-Yen},
  journal={Journal of clinical pathology},
  year={2000},
  volume={53 8},
  pages={630-3}
}
AIMS To assess the diagnostic usefulness of Toxoplasma gondii tachyzoites produced by serial passage in HeLa cell culture. METHODS Tachyzoites derived from serial passage in cell culture were used in the dye test. Human sera were also examined to determine their suitability for use as accessory factor. Using the optimum conditions, the dye test using cell culture derived tachyzoites was compared with the current method of production (animal culture) on 105 randomly selected sera. Start up and… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-7 of 7 references

In vitro culture of Toxoplasma gondii in primary and established cell lines

  • Hughs HPA, L Hudson, DG Fleck
  • Int J Parasitol
  • 1986

A micromodification of the Toxoplasma dye test

  • HA Feldman, GA Lamb
  • J Parasitol
  • 1966

The e V ect of citrate radical on the dye test for toxoplasmosis

  • RA Payne
  • Monthly Bulletin of the Ministry of Health and…
  • 1966

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…