Duck hepatitis type 1 (ATCC® VR-1313)

Classification: Picornavirus, Enterovirus, Animal  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornavirus, Enterovirus, Animal
Agent Duck hepatitis type 1
Strain DRL-62
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
Duckling liver
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions  -70°C or colder
Comments
Relatively stable at 50C but not at 56C. No known antigenic cross-reactions; no HA. An avian encephalomyelitis virus.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Duckling death, enlarged liver with hemorrhages
 Duckling death, enlarged liver with punctuate and ecchymotic hemorrhages
Recommended Host
duckling; duck embryo; chick embryo
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 1-3 days, in vivo
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Duckling death, enlarged liver with hemorrhages
 Duckling death, enlarged liver with punctuate and ecchymotic hemorrhages
Name of Depositor P Woolcock
Source
Duckling liver
References

Toth TE. Immunologic and serologic response of White Pekin ducklings inoculated with single and combined duck virus hepatitis and duck virus enteritis modified-live-virus vaccines. Avian Dis. 14: 697-705, 1970. PubMed: 4323096

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
  • 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.
  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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