Yaba-like disease virus (ATCC® VR-937)

Classification: Poxviridae, Chordopoxvirinae, Yatapoxvirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Poxviridae, Chordopoxvirinae, Yatapoxvirus
Deposited As Tanapox virus
Agent Yaba-like disease virus
Strain Davis
Common Name Yaba-like disease virus
Biosafety Level 2
clinical specimen - animal
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 6 days
Storage temperature: -80°C
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Name of Depositor RL Heberling
Special Collection ATCC
clinical specimen - animal

Espana C. . Exp. Med. Surg. Primates 1969: 694-708, 1971.

Lee HJ, et al. The genome sequence of Yaba-like disease virus, a yatapoxvirus. Virology 281: 170-192, 2001. PubMed: 11277691

Knight JC, et al. Studies on Tanapox virus. Virology 172: 116-124, 1989. PubMed: 2773312

isolated from a skin lesion from Macaca mulatta

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