Quaranfil (ATCC® VR-459)

Classification: Unclassified  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Unclassified
Agent Quaranfil
Strain Eg Ar 1095
Applications
No HA produced.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Argas arboreus, Egypt, 1953
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
No HA produced.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation or i.p. inoculation
suckling mouse; mouse, 3 to 4 weeks old, i.c. inoculation; chicken embryo, yolk sac; chicken, s.c. inoculation; guinea pig, i.p. inoculation
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 4-6 days
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor Yale Arbovirus Research Unit
Source
Argas arboreus, Egypt, 1953
Year of Origin 1953
References

Taylor RM, et al. Arboviruses isolated from ARGAS TICKS IN Egypt: Quaranfil, Chenuda, and Nyamanini. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 15: 76-86, 1966. PubMed: 5901633

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