This catalog only presents a strict selection of Leishmania strains and is far from being exhaustive. Please do not hesitate to contact a biologist in charge of the collection if you want different strains or more information.

Download the CATALOG

Do you want a strain? Note its LEM code number, and complete the form below : Strains request

Please find below as an example a selection of the W.H.O. reference Leihsmania strains available in our collection.

LEM
W.H.O CODE SPECIES
ZYM
MON
STRAIN
REF
COMPLEX COUNTRY HOST GENUS HOST SPECIES CLINICAL FEATURES
TISSUE
5
MHOM/GF/79/LEM85 guyanensis
45
WHO
L.guyanensis FRENCH GUIANA Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
134
MHOM/SU/73/5-ASKH major
4
WHO
L.major EX-USSR Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
144
MHOM/ET/72/L100 aethiopica
14
WHO
L.aethiopica ETHIOPIA Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
235
MHOM/TN/80/IPT1 infantum
1
WHO
L.infantum TUNISIA Homo sapiens Visceral leishmaniasis Bone marrow
279
MHOM/VE/57/LL1 pifanoi
40
WHO
L.mexicana VENEZUELA Homo sapiens Diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
280
MNYC/BZ/62/M379 mexicana
40
WHO
L.mexicana BELIZE Nyctomys sumichrasti Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
391
MHOM/VE/76/JAP78 garnhami
41
WHO
L.amazonensis VENEZUELA Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
419
MHOM/SU/74/K27 tropica
60
WHO
L.tropica EX-USSR Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
452
MRHO/CN/60/GERBILLI gerbilli
22
WHO
L.gerbilli CHINA Rhombomys opimus Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
590
MHOM/BR/74/M2682 chagasi
1
WHO
L.chagasi BRAZIL Homo sapiens Visceral leishmaniasis
690
MHOM/BR/73/M2269 amazonensis
132
WHO
L.amazonensis BRAZIL Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
694
MCOE/PA/65/C8 hertigi
135
WHO
L.hertigi PANAMA Coendou rothschildi
695
MHOM/BZ/82/BEL21 mexicana
156
WHO
L.mexicana BELIZE Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
702
MHOM/PA/71/LS94 panamensis
47
WHO
L.guyanensis PANAMA Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis
703
MHOM/IN/80/DD8 donovani
2
WHO
L.donovani INDIA Homo sapiens Visceral leishmaniasis Bone marrow
974
MCOE/BR/74/M2674 deanei
134
WHO
L.deanei BRAZIL Coendou prehensilis Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
1108
MPSA/SA/83/JISH220 arabica
99
WHO
L.arabica SAUDI ARABIA Psammomys obesus Visceral leishmaniasis STRAIN
1120
MCAV/BR/45/L88 enriettii
97
WHO
L.enriettii BRAZIL Cavia porcellus Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
1537
MHOM/PE/84/LC39 peruviana
128
WHO
L.braziliensis PERU Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis SKIN
2204
MDAS/BR/79/M5533 naiffi
148
WHO
L.naiffi BRAZIL Dasypus novemcinctus
2208
MHOM/BR/81/M6426 lainsoni
149
WHO
L.lainsoni BRAZIL Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis
2249
MHOM/BR/75/M2904 braziliensis
165
WHO
L.braziliensis BRAZIL Homo sapiens Cutaneous leishmaniasis
2252
MHOM/BR/84/LTB300 braziliensis
166
WHO
L.braziliensis BRAZIL Homo sapiens Muco-cutaneous leishmaniasis

.