Amoebic Meningoencephalitis: Axenic Culture of Naegleria

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Science  07 Feb 1969:
Vol. 163, Issue 3867, pp. 576
DOI: 10.1126/science.163.3867.576


A medium consisting of 2 percent Bacto-Casitone (Difco) and 10 percent fresh horse serum in distilled water ensures axenic growth of two pathogenic isolates of Naegleria species.

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