Falcon herpesvirus (ATCC® VR-709)

Classification: Herpesvirus, Avian  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Herpesvirus, Avian
Agent Falcon herpesvirus
Strain S-18
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
Immature prairie falcon, Falco mexicanus
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (plaque formation)
death in falcons and owls
Recommended Host
primary duck embryo fibroblasts
primary duck embryo fibroblasts; primary duck embryo fibroblasts; chicken; chorioallantoic membrane
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 4 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (plaque formation)
death in falcons and owls
Name of Depositor CJ Mare
Source
Immature prairie falcon, Falco mexicanus
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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