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

Cell Line

  • B. glabrata embryonic cell line (Bge)

Other Strains of B. glabrata Snails: (BB02)

Biomedical Research Institute