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Dictyostelium discoideum, Living, Plate

Item # 155996
Dictyostelium discoideum, Living, Plate is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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Genus and Species: Dictyostelium discoideum (Plate)
Optimal Medium: Dictyostelium Agar + E. coli (nonmucoid)
Optimal Temperature: 25° C
Motility: Plasmodium
Classification: Slime Mold (Myxomycetes)

Price

$14.25

In stock and available to ship.

Dictyostelium discoideum, commonly referred to as a cellular slime mold (social amoeba), spends most of its active life cycle as a free-living amoeba in the soil. Under certain conditions the individual cells aggregate to form a multicellular slug that may crawl about before forming a fruiting body. This unique life cycle has made Dictyostelium discoideum an important model organism in the study of cell signaling and the development of multicellularity in eukaryotes.

Optimal medium: Dictyostelium Agar + E. coli (nonmucoid). Optimal growth temperature: 25° C. Culture contains enough material for a class of 30 students.

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Item# 155996
Medium Dictyostelium Agar + E. coli (nonmucoid)
Temperature 25° C

Living Organism Care Information

 
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very inexpensive culture compared to ATCC Easy to propagate on .1 LP agar. E. coli B (food source) also easy to isolate from the stock plate.
Date published: 2018-10-08
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