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MRA-763   Anopheles gambiae MOPTI, Eggs
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Designations: Anopheles gambiae MOPTI, Eggs
Organism: Anopheles gambiae
Biosafety Level: 1
Availability Status: In Stock
Store at: Room temperature
Contributor: GC Lanzaro

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The mosquito species complex Anopheles gambiae M form strains may also be referred to as Anopheles coluzzii, since a new species designation for these strains has been proposed.

Anopheles gambiae (A. gambiae), strain MOPTI colony was established by Professor G. C. Lanzaro from adult females collected in the field in N'Gabacoro Droit, Mali (12°41'16"N, 7°50'20"W).

A. gambiae, strain MOPTI is a wild-type stock. The laboratory of F. Collins has reported that this stock is polymorphic for a u inversion on the 2R chromosome.

MRA-763 contains a suitable number of eggs to establish a stock. Eggs are provided on damp filter paper and should be hatched immediately upon receipt.

Note:  For information on hatching and establishing a stock of A. gambiae refer to Methods in Anopheles Research.

Citations: Acknowledgment for publications should read "The following reagent was obtained through BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH: Anopheles gambiae, Strain MOPTI, Eggs, MRA-763, contributed by Gregory C. Lanzaro."
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