Anopheles B virus (ATCC® VR-1201)

Classification: Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Agent Anopheles B virus
Strain Original [V-546-001-522]
Common Name Anopheles B virus
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Presumed from suspension of Anopheles (Kerteszia) boliviensis mosquitoes caught in Colombia, 1940
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Presumed from suspension of Anopheles (Kerteszia) boliviensis mosquitoes caught in Colombia, 1940
Year of Origin 1940
References

Roca-Garcia M. The isolation of three neurotropic viruses from forest mosquitoes in eastern Colombia. J. Infect. Dis. 75: 160-169, 1944.