Gallid herpesvirus 3 (ATCC® VR-2002)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Mardivirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Herpesviridae, Mardivirus
Agent Gallid herpesvirus 3
Strain SB
Applications
NOTE: This material is cited in a U.S. and/or other Patent Application and may not be used to infringe the patent claims.
Will protect against MDV and non-virus producing JM tumor transplant.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
chicken (S-strain) peripheral blood lymphocytes
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions  Vapor phase of liquid nitrogen
Comments
Nononcogenic, cell associated. Will protect against MDV and non-virus producing JM tumor transplant. NOTE: This material is cited in a U.S. and/or other Patent Application and may not be used to infringe the patent claims.
Effect on Host
 CPE, cell rounding and syncytia formation
Recommended Host
chicken embryo fibroblasts
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation:  Incubate infected culture for 7 days at 37°C in a humidified 5% CO2 atmosphere, until CPE are well advance throughout.

Effect on Host
 CPE, cell rounding and syncytia formation
Name of Depositor BW Calnek
Source
chicken (S-strain) peripheral blood lymphocytes
References

Schat KA, Calnek BW. Characterization of an apparently nononcogenic Marek's disease. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 60: 1075-1082, 1978. PubMed: 76680

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  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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