Anopheles B virus (ATCC® VR-86)

Classification: Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Agent Anopheles B virus
Strain Original
Common Name Anopheles B virus
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Suspension of Anopheles (Kerteszia) boliviensis mosquitoes caught in Colombia, 1940
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation

Host of Choice:  sM (i.c.)

Host Range: sM and young adults (i.c., i.n.), ME TC cells

suckling mouse; mouse,young adult, i.c. or i.n. inoculation; mouse embryo cells
Growth Conditions
Duration: 3-4 days (suckling M), 5-6 days (weanling M)
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Ruffled fur, hunched position, death
Name of Depositor EL Buescher
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Suspension of Anopheles (Kerteszia) boliviensis mosquitoes caught in Colombia, 1940
Year of Origin 1940
References

Roca-Garcia M. The isolation of three neurotropic viruses from forest mosquitoes in eastern Colombia. J. Infect. Dis. 75: 160-169, 1944.

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