Guaroa virus (ATCC® VR-394)

Classification: Bunyaviridae, Bunyavirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Bunyavirus
Agent Guaroa virus
Strain Co H 352111
Applications
HA produced
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Serum of asymptomatic adult female, Colombia, 1956
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
HA produced (Opt. pH 6.0, 22°C). Member of Bunyamwera group by CF; related by HAI and NT to California Complex. (Whitman, L. et al., Am. J. Trop. Med, Hyg. 11: 691, 1962.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse; mouse, 3 to 4 weeks old, i.c. inoculation
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 2 days
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor Yale Arbovirus Research Unit
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Serum of asymptomatic adult female, Colombia, 1956
Year of Origin 1956
References

Oya A, et al. Guaroa virus, a new agent isolated in Colombia, South America. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 8: 604-609, 1959. PubMed: 13851794

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