Avian encephalomyelitis virus (ATCC® VR-2058)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Tremovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Picornaviridae, Tremovirus
Agent Avian encephalomyelitis virus
Strain Van Roekel (CE adapted)
Applications
Protected against effect of heat by divalent magnesium ion.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
chicken brain with ataxia and fine tremors of head and neck (1- to 3-week-old chicks)
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions  -70°C or colder 
Comments
Resistant to chloroform, trypsin, pepsin and deoxyribonuclease. Protected against effect of heat by divalent magnesium ion.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Embryo-muscular dystrophy and paralysis
Recommended Host

Recommended Host:  5-7 day old chicken embryo

chicken embryo; newborn chicken
Growth Conditions
Duration: 9 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Embryo-muscular dystrophy and paralysis
Name of Depositor SPAFAS, Inc.
Source
chicken brain with ataxia and fine tremors of head and neck (1- to 3-week-old chicks)
References

Diseases of poultry. 6th ed.Iowa: Iowa State University Press; 1972.