Hantaan virus (ATCC® VR-938)

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

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Hantavirus
Agent Hantaan virus
Common Name Hantaan virus
Biosafety Level 3
Isolation
Lung tissue from Apodemus agarius corae, Korea, 1976
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
No, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects
no CPE, infection detected by fluorescent antibody or plaque formation
Yes, in vivo effects: infection detected by fluorescent antibody or plaque formation
Recommended Host
A549 cells (ATCC CCL-185); Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)

Recommended Host: Vero (ATCC CCL-81) cells

Growth Conditions
Temperature: 36.0°C
Duration: 3 days
Effect on Host
No, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects
no CPE, infection detected by fluorescent antibody or plaque formation
Yes, in vivo effects: infection detected by fluorescent antibody or plaque formation
Name of Depositor G French, J McCormick
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Lung tissue from Apodemus agarius corae, Korea, 1976
Year of Origin 1976
References

Lee HW, et al. Isolation of the etiologic agent of Korean Hemorrhagic fever. J. Infect. Dis. 137: 298-308, 1978. PubMed: 24670

French GR, et al. Korean hemorrhagic fever: propagation of the etiologic agent in a cell line of human origin. Science 211: 1046-1048, 1981. PubMed: 6110243

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