Shamonda virus (ATCC® VR-431)

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

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Agent Shamonda virus
Strain AN5550
Common Name Shamonda virus
Applications
No HA produced.
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
Serum or plasma from adult cattle in Ibadan, Nigeria
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
No HA produced.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse; primary mouse embryo cells; BHK-21(C-13) cells (ATCC CCL-10); Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81); LLC-MK2 cells (ATCC CCL-7)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 2 days in sM
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor RE Shope
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Serum or plasma from adult cattle in Ibadan, Nigeria
References

. International catalogue of arboviruses. 2nd ed.Bethesda, MD: DHEW; 1975.

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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