Oriboca virus (ATCC® VR-311)

Classification: Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Deposited As Itaqui virus
Agent Oriboca virus
Strain Be An 12752
Common Name Oriboca virus
HA produced
Biosafety Level 2

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Blood from adult sentinel mouse, Brazil, 1959
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Related by HAI and NT to Oriboca virus; indistinguishable by CF from Caraparu virus. HA produced (Opt. pH 6.0, 27C).
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse; mouse; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 1 day (3-day-old sM, i.c.)
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor J Casals
Special Collection ATCC
Blood from adult sentinel mouse, Brazil, 1959
Year of Origin 1959

Shope RE. . Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 10: 264, 1961.

Causey OR, Shope RE. Further studies on the serological relationships of group C arthropod-borne viruses and the application of these relationships to rapid identification of types. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 11: 283-290, 1962. PubMed: 13912242

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