Hepatitis A virus (ATCC® VR-2092)

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 4)
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
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
Recommended Host

Recommended Host:  PrAGMkK

Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: 5% CO2 in air recommended
Temperature: 34.5°C
Duration: 3-4 weeks
Effect on Host
No, in vitro effects: cytopathic effects
No CPE
Name of Depositor NIH
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
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

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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.
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