Leishmania Strain Reference List


Leishmania Strain Reference List
Leishmania Species (ICN)LocationInternational Code Numbersort icon
L.(L.)archibaldiOld Worldnot chosen
L.(L.)turanicaOld Worldnot chosen
S. hoogstraaliOld WorldRHEM/SD/1963/NG26

S = Sauroleishmania.
Type status of reference strain:* = holotype; ** paratype; *** = neotype.
+ recommended by WHO (1990)
1 There is controversy as to the inclusion of these parasites within the genus Leishmania
World Health Organization. Control of the leishmaniasis. Report of a WHO Expert Committee. Wld Hlth Org Techn Rep Ser 1990; 793:1-158.