Lebombo (ATCC® VR-461)

Classification: Reoviridae, Orbivirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Reoviridae, Orbivirus
Agent Lebombo
Strain AR 136
Applications
Relatively resistant to sodium deoxycholate, labile at pH 3.0. No HA produced in goose RBC.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Adult female Aedes circumluteolus, South Africa, 1956
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C
Comments
64-70 nm in size by EM. Envelope absent. Spherical in shape. Not sensitive to ether. Relatively resistant to sodium deoxycholate, labile at pH 3.0. No HA produced in goose RBC.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse
suckling mouse
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 4 days
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor RE Shope
Source
Adult female Aedes circumluteolus, South Africa, 1956
Year of Origin 1956
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