Amapari virus (ATCC® VR-477)

Classification: Arenavirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Arenavirus
Agent Amapari virus
Strain Be An 70563
Applications
No HA produced.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Pooled tissue of asymptomatic Neacomys guianae, Brazil, 1964
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
No HA produced. Reciprocally related to Racaribe and Junin by CF. Plaque NT specific. Good CF antigen produced in nbMb. Plaques in Vero cells.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation or i.p. inoculation
suckling mouse; Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 8-10 days
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor RE Shope
Source
Pooled tissue of asymptomatic Neacomys guianae, Brazil, 1964
Year of Origin 1964
References

Pinheiro FP, et al. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 122: 531-535, 1966.

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