Aruac (ATCC® VR-437)

Classification: Rhabdovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Classification Rhabdovirus
Agent Aruac
Strain TRVL 9223
Applications
No HA produced.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Pool of adult mosquitoes, Trichoprosopon theobaldi, Trinidad, 1955
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
No HA produced.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation
suckling mouse, i .c. inoculation
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 4-5 days
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor Yale Arbovirus Research Unit
Source
Pool of adult mosquitoes, Trichoprosopon theobaldi, Trinidad, 1955
Year of Origin 1955
References

Spence L, et al. Aruac virus, a new agent isolated from Trinidadian mosquitoes. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 15: 231-234, 1966. PubMed: 4379644