Influenza A virus (H1N1) (ATCC® VR-96)

Classification: Orthomyxoviridae, Influenzavirus A  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Orthomyxoviridae, Influenzavirus A
Agent Influenza A virus (H1N1)
Strain A/Weiss/43
Applications
Influenza Research
Biosafety Level 2

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
patient in United States, 1943
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
type H1N1
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Allantoic fluid agglutinates chicken RBC
Allantoic fluid agglutinates chicken RBC
Recommended Host
11 day chicken embryo, i. a. inoculation

Host of Choice: CE (10-day, i.a.)

chicken embryo; mouse; cat
Growth Conditions
Duration: 2 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Allantoic fluid agglutinates chicken RBC
Allantoic fluid agglutinates chicken RBC
Source
patient in United States, 1943
Year of Origin 1943
References

Salk JE. . J. Am. Med. Assoc. 124: 93, 1944.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF250365 Influenza A virus (A/Weiss/43 (H1N1)) neuraminidase (NA) gene, complete cds.

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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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