California encephalitis virus (ATCC® VR-745)

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

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Agent California encephalitis virus
Strain 92
Common Name Melao virus
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Adult female Aedes caspius, Czechoslovakia, 1958
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
Hemagglutinates goose RBC at pH 5.7 - 6.3, 4C. Ether, deoxycholate and chloroform sensitive.
10% sMb with 7.5% BSA
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
death in most animals
viremia in horse and hare
Recommended Host
mouse; rat, Wistar white; chicken embryo; Syrian hamster; hamster kidney cells; horse; hare; guinea pig
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 3 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
death in most animals
viremia in horse and hare
Name of Depositor RE Shope
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Adult female Aedes caspius, Czechoslovakia, 1958
Year of Origin 1958
References

Bardos V. . J. Hyg. Epidemiol. Microbiol. Immunol. 3: 264, 1959.

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