Human herpesvirus 1 x 2 (recombinant) (ATCC® VR-2022)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Simplexvirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Herpesviridae, Simplexvirus
Agent Human herpesvirus 1 x 2 (recombinant)
Strain C7D
Applications
NOTE: This material is cited in a U.S. and/or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the patent claims.
Sexually Transmitted Disease Research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Crossing of parental strains of HSV-1 (HFEMtsN102) and HSV-2 (186)
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Comments
Avirulent. Provides immunity to massive challenges of wild type strains of both HSV-1 and HSV-2. Low pathogenicity. NOTE: This material is cited in a U.S. and/or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the patent claims.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Recommended Host
HEp-2 cells (ATCC CCL-23); Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)
HEp-2 cells (ATCC CCL-23); Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35°C to 37°C
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Name of Depositor Institut Merieux
Source
Crossing of parental strains of HSV-1 (HFEMtsN102) and HSV-2 (186)
References

Roizman B, Lang MR. Vaccine and method of immunizing against herpes simplex virus (types 1 and 2). US Patent 4,554,159 dated Nov 19 1985

Morse LS, et al. Anatomy of herpes simplex virus DNA. IX. Apparent exclusion of some parental DNA arrangements in the generation of intertypic (HSV-1 X HSV-2) recombinants. J. Virol. 24: 231-248, 1977. PubMed: 198577

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