Avian encephalomyelitis virus (ATCC® VR-2058)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Tremovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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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

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
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.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.
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.

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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