Tamiami virus (ATCC® VR-1273)

Classification: Arenaviridae, Arenavirus, New World Arenaviruses  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Arenaviridae, Arenavirus, New World Arenaviruses
Agent Tamiami virus
Strain W-10777 [V-550-001-522]
Common Name Tamiami virus
Applications
HA not produced in goose, human O, guinea pig, sheep, mouse, and green monkey RBC at pH 5.9 to 7.2 at 4 to 37C.
HA not produced in goose, human O, guinea pig, sheep, mouse, and green monkey RBC at pH 5.9 to 7.2 at 4 to 37C.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Presumed from adult male Sigmodon hispidus, Florida, 1965
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Labile at 56C for 30 minutes. RNA virus. Sensitive to sodium deoxycholate. HA not produced in goose, human O, guinea pig, sheep, mouse, and green monkey RBC at pH 5.9 to 7.2 at 4 to 37C.
Labile at 56C for 30 minutes. RNA virus. Sensitive to sodium deoxycholate. HA not produced in goose, human O, guinea pig, sheep, mouse, and green monkey RBC at pH 5.9 to 7.2 at 4 to 37C.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: causes death in host animal
death
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: causes death in host animal
death
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Source
Presumed from adult male Sigmodon hispidus, Florida, 1965
Year of Origin 1965
References

. Tamiami (TAM) strain. W-10777. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 19: Suppl:1157-Suppl:1158, 1970. PubMed: 4395318

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