Human poliovirus 2 (ATCC® VR-1002AS/MK)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Poliovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Poliovirus
Deposited As Poliovirus 2
Agent Human poliovirus 2
Strain Poliovirus 2 antiserum [V-002-501-563]
Biosafety Level 1

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
Source of antibody: Rhesus monkey
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions 4C
Comments
Immunogen: Picornavirus, Enterovirus, Poliovirus Type 2, Strain Lansing
Source of antibody: Rhesus monkey
Propagated in: Rhesus monkey (lumbar and cervical segments of spinal cord)
Adjuvant: 1 part Arlacel A plus 9 parts Bayol F with equal amounts of a 20% suspension of virus
4C
Cryopreservation
Storage temperature: 4C
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
References

Wenner HA, et al. Preparation and standardization of antiserums prepared with the three known types to poliomyelitis viruses. Am. J. Hyg. 59: 221-235, 1954. PubMed: 13138587

Kibrick S, et al. An evaluation of the roller-tube tissue culture for the isolation of poliomyelitis viruses from feces. J. Immunol. 75: 391-400, 1955. PubMed: 13271761

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