Gamboa virus (ATCC® VR-564)

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

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Deposited As Gamboa
Agent Gamboa virus
Strain Maru 10962
Common Name Gamboa virus
Applications
HA produced (Opt. pH 6.0, 26°C). Distant one-way relationship to Bushbush by CF.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Whole triturated mosquitoes, Aedomyia squamipennis
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Comments
HA produced (Opt. pH 6.0, 26°C). Distant one-way relationship to Bushbush by CF.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation or i.p. inoculation; mouse, i.c. inoculation; Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 5-6 days (sM), 2-4 days (Vero)
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor G Justines
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Whole triturated mosquitoes, Aedomyia squamipennis
References

. Gamboa (GAM) strain. MARU 10962. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 19: Suppl:1153-Suppl:1154, 1970. PubMed: 5491860

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