Duck infectious anemia virus (ATCC® VR-775)

Classification: Retrovirus, MLV-Related Viruses, REV subgenera  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Retrovirus, MLV-Related Viruses, REV subgenera
Agent Duck infectious anemia virus
Strain M
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Kidney cell culture from duck infected with Plasmodium lophurae
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
A leukovirus distinct from avian leukosis/sarcoma viruses is gs and neutralizing antigens. Has unique reverse transcriptase, polypeptides and RNA. Very thermolabile.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: anemia and nerve lesions
No, tumorigenicity: visible cytoplasmic effects
Recommended Host
duck embryo fibroblasts
duck embryo fibroblasts in tissue culture; chicken embryo fibroblasts in tissue culture; chicken kidney cells in tissue culture; duck; chicken
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 4-5 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: anemia and nerve lesions
No, tumorigenicity: visible cytoplasmic effects
Name of Depositor HG Purchase
Source
Kidney cell culture from duck infected with Plasmodium lophurae
References

Purchase HG, et al. A new group of oncogenic viruses: reticuloendotheliosis, chick syncytial, duck infectious anemia, and spleen necrosis viruses. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 51: 489-499, 1973. PubMed: 4358134

Ludford CG, et al. Duck infectious anemia virus associated with Plasmodium lophurae. Exp. Parasitol. 31: 29-38, 1972. PubMed: 4622046

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  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
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