Acanthamoeba culbertsoni

Known as: Acanthmoeba culbertsonii 
A species of motile, unicellular eukaryotic amoebae within the family of Acanthamoebidae. A. culbertsoni is placed in morphological group III with a… (More)
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2004
2004
Acanthamoeba spp. are opportunistic pathogens that cause granulomatous amebic encephalitis. We compared the highly pathogenic… (More)
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2001
2001
To determine whether pathogenic Acanthamoeba culbertsoni trophozoites and lysate can induce cytopathic changes in primary-culture… (More)
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1998
1998
In order to determine the viability of trophozoites of Acanthamoeba culbertsoni under cryopreservation conditions, cultures in… (More)
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1996
1996
Trophozoites of 4 species of Acanthamoeba were cytopathic for cultured rat B103 neuroblastoma cells. Cytopathogenicity was… (More)
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1993
1993
1,3-Diaminopropane has been identified as the major polyamine of Acanthamoeba culbertsoni. N-acetylputrescine and spermidine were… (More)
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1992
1992
Polyamine oxidase plays a key role in the catabolism of polyamines and regeneration of spermidine and putrescine. The mammalian… (More)
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1989
1989
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  • 1989
Serum samples of 1,054 inhabitants of Bohemia (Czechoslovakia) were examined by means of indirect haemagglutination test with… (More)
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1988
1988
Two new sterols, stigmasta-5,7,22,25-tetraene-3 beta -ol (1) and stigmasta-5,7,14,22,25-pentaene-3 beta -ol (2), have been… (More)
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1987
1987
Acanthamoeba culbertsoni, the free living pathogenic amoeba responsible for fatal meningoencephalitis, contains an S… (More)
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1983
1983
Normal human serum (NHS) contained an amoebicidal property for Acanthamoeba culbertsoni. Killing was quantitated by measuring the… (More)
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