Hepatitis A virus (ATCC® VR-2089)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Hepatovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornaviridae, Hepatovirus
Deposited As Hepatitis A
Agent Hepatitis A virus
Strain HM 175 (clone 1)
Applications
Enteric Research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Human stool specimens from outbreak of virus, Australia
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
No, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects
No CPE expected
Recommended Host

Host of Choice: FRhK4 (ATCC CRL-1688)

Host Range: FRhK4, PrAGMkK

Growth Conditions
Temperature: 34.5°C
Duration: 3-4 weeks
Effect on Host
No, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects
No CPE expected
Name of Depositor NIH
Source
Human stool specimens from outbreak of virus, Australia
References

Feinstone SM, et al. Isolation of hepatitis A virus strain HM-175. US Patent 4,532,215 dated Jul 30 1985

Daemer RJ, et al. Propagation of human hepatitis A virus in African green monkey kidney cell culture: primary isolation and serial passage. Infect. Immun. 32: 383-393, 1981. PubMed: 6260685

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