Coxsackievirus A18 (ATCC® VR-1024AS/MK)

Classification: Picornavirus, Human Enterovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Picornavirus, Human Enterovirus
Agent Coxsackievirus A18
Strain Coxsackievirus A18 antiserum [V-021-501-563]
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.

Source of antibody: Rhesus monkey
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions 4C
Immunogen: Picornavirus, Enterovirus, Coxsackievirus A18, Strain G-13
Source of antibody: Rhesus monkey
Propagated in: secondary human amnion cells in tissue culture
Adjuvant: 1 part Arlacel A plus 9 parts Bayol F with equal amounts of undiluted suspension of virus
Storage temperature: 4C
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID

Melnick JL, Ledinko N. Immunological reactions of the Coxsackie viruses. I. The neutralization test; technic and application. J. Exp. Med. 92: 463-482, 1950. PubMed: 14778925

Kamitsuka PS, et al. Preparation and standardization of Coxsackievirus reference antisera. I. For twenty-four group A viruses. Am. J. Epidemiol. 81: 283-306, 1965. PubMed: 14294414

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