Epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus (ATCC® VR-419)

Classification: Reoviridae, Orbivirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Reoviridae, Orbivirus
Agent Epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus
Strain New Jersey
Applications
No HA produced.
No HA produced.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Pool of blood, spleen, liver, kidney of dead Odocoileus virginianus, New Jersey, 1955
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
No HA produced. Related but not indentical to South Dakota strain of EHD isolated in 1956.
No HA produced. Related but not indentical to South Dakota strain of EHD isolated in 1956.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: causes death in host animal
Death
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation or i.p. inoculation

Host of Choice: sM (i.c., i.p.)

Host Range: sM (i.c., i.p.), deer, HeLa TC

suckling mouse, i.c. or i.p. inoculation; deer; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2)
Growth Conditions
Duration: 8-11 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: causes death in host animal
Death
Name of Depositor RE Shope
Source
Pool of blood, spleen, liver, kidney of dead Odocoileus virginianus, New Jersey, 1955
Year of Origin 1955
References

Shope RE. . New Jersey Outdoors 6: 17, 1955.

Shope RE. . J. Exp. Med. 111: 155, 1960.

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  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
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  • 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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