Human echovirus 24 (ATCC® VR-693)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B
Agent Human echovirus 24
Strain HA antigen 27514
Biosafety Level 2
Rectal swab from man
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C
Hemagglutinating strain.
Effect on Host
hemagglutination of human (type O, Rh+) RBC (0.5%)
Recommended Host
monkey kidney cells
monkey kidney cells; WI-38 cells (ATCC CCL-75)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 11 days
Effect on Host
hemagglutination of human (type O, Rh+) RBC (0.5%)
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Rectal swab from man

Sabin AB, et al. Live, orally given poliovirus vaccine. Effects of rapid mass immunization on population under conditions of massive enteric infection with other viruses. JAMA 173: 1521-1526, 1960. PubMed: 14440553

Kern J, Rosen L. Identification of enteroviruses by hemagglutination-inhibition. J. Bacteriol. 91: 1936-1942, 1966. PubMed: 4287075

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