Gallid herpesvirus 2 (ATCC® VR-2175)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Mardivirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Herpesviridae, Mardivirus
Deposited As Marek's disease virus type 1
Agent Gallid herpesvirus 2
Strain Md11/75C/R2
Applications
Must be preserved in living cells to maintain viability (10% DMSO).
Must be preserved in living cells to maintain viability (10% DMSO).
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Isolation
From MD11/75C strain of Marek's disease virus
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions   Vapor phase of liquid nitrogen
Comments
Must be preserved in living cells to maintain viability (10% DMSO).
Virus is cell-associated. A vaccine strain derived from a CEF attenuated isolate of the Md11/75C Marek's disease virus isolate by passage in chickens to increase efficacy.
Must be preserved in living cells to maintain viability (10% DMSO).
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (plaque formation, cell rounding) in chicken embryo fibroblasts
CPE (plaques, cell rounding)
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (plaque formation, cell rounding) in chicken embryo fibroblasts
CPE (plaques, cell rounding)
Name of Depositor RL Witter
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.
Source
From MD11/75C strain of Marek's disease virus
References

Witter RL. Revertant serotype 1 Marek's disease vaccine. US Patent 4,895,717 dated Jan 23 1990

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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