Reovirus 3 (ATCC® VR-824)

Classification: Reoviridae, Orthoreovirus, Mammalian orthoreovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Reoviridae, Orthoreovirus, Mammalian orthoreovirus
Deposited As Reovirus type 3
Agent Reovirus 3
Strain Dearing
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
child with diarrhea
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
hemagglutinates ox RBC
HA titer = 1:32.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (granulation and sloughing)
CPE, granulation and sloughing
Recommended Host
LLC-MK2 cells (ATCC CCL-7)

Recommended Host: LLC-MK2 cells (ATCC® CCL-7.1™)

Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81); primary rhesus monkey kidney cells
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 36.0°C
Duration: 3-5 days
Cryopreservation
Storage temperature: -70C or lower
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (granulation and sloughing)
CPE, granulation and sloughing
Name of Depositor WA Chappell
Source
child with diarrhea
References

Ramos-Alvarez M, Sabin AB. Enteropathogenic viruses and bacteria; role in summer diarrheal diseases of infancy and early childhood. J. Am. Med. Assoc. 167: 147-156, 1958. PubMed: 13538681

Gomatos PJ, Tamm, I. Reactive sites of reovirus type 3 and their interaction with receptor substances. Virology 17:455-461, 1962. PubMed: 13900038

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ133091 Reovirus type 3 S2 gene, strain Dearing.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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