Schistosomiasis Resource Center Reagents

Snails

  • Unexposed (naïve) Biomphalaria glabrata (NMRI, M-line and BS-90 strains)
  • Unexposed (naïve) Bulinus truncatus truncatus (Egyptian strain)
  • Unexposed (naïve) Oncomelania hupensis hupensis (Chinese strain)
  • Unexposed (naïve) Oncomelania hupensis quadrasi (Philippine strain)

Parasites

  • S. haematobium (Egyptian)-exposed Bulinus truncatus truncatus
  • S. haematobium (Egyptian)-exposed LVG Golden Syrian hamsters (male)
  • S. japonicum (Philippine)–exposed Oncomelania hupensis quadrasi
  • S. japonicum (Chinese)– exposed Oncomelania hupensis subsp. hupensis
  • S. japonicum (Philippine or Chinese strain)–exposed Swiss Webster mice (female)
  • S. mansoni (NMRI) –exposed B.glabrata (NMRI)
  • S. mansoni (NMRI) -exposed Swiss Webster mice (female)
  • S. mansoni (NMRI) –exposed LVG Golden Syrian hamsters (male)
  • S. mansoni (PR-1) –exposed B.glabrata (M-line)
  • S. mansoni (PR-1) -exposed Swiss Webster mice (female)
  • S. mansoni (PR-1) –exposed LVG Golden Syrian hamsters (male)

Molluscan Cell Line

  • B. glabrata embryonic cells (Bge)
Biomedical Research Institute