Japanese encephalitis virus (ATCC® VR-343)

Classification: Flaviviridae, Flavivirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Flaviviridae, Flavivirus
Agent Japanese encephalitis virus
Common Name Japanese encephalitis virus
Biosafety Level 3
Isolation
Culex tritaeniorhynchus from Japan, 1948
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Recommended Host
hamster kidney cells
forms plaques in chicken embryo in tissue culture and double agar overlay in hamster kidney cells; suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 10 days at 24°C; 6 days at 30°C
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Name of Depositor WM Hammon
Source
Culex tritaeniorhynchus from Japan, 1948
Year of Origin 1948
References

Hammon WM. Am. J. Hyg. 50: 51, 1949.

Rohitayodhin S, Hammon WM. Studies on Japanese B encephalitis virus vaccines from tissue culture. II. Development of an attenuated strain of virus. J. Immunol. 89: 589-597, 1962. PubMed: 13982456

Rohitayodhin S, Hammon WM. Studies on Japanese B encephalitis virus vaccines from tissue culture. III. Further selection and testing of attenuated virus lines from OCT-541. J. Immunol. 89: 823-833, 1962. PubMed: 13982454

Hammon WM, et al. Studies on Japanese B encephalitis virus vaccines from tissue culture. IV. Preparation and characterization of pool of attenuated OCT-541 lind for human vaccine trial. J. Immunol. 91: 295-305, 1963. PubMed: 14071019

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