Influenza B virus (ATCC® VR-790)

Classification: Orthomyxoviridae, Influenzavirus B  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Orthomyxoviridae, Influenzavirus B
Agent Influenza B virus
Strain B/Russia/69
Applications
Influenza Research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Influenza patient
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Tumorigenicity, hemagglutination activity
 Hemagglutination of Chicken RBC’s
Recommended Host
chicken embryo

Recommended Host:  SPF CE (10 to 11 day old, intra allantoic)

Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Duration: 1-4 days
Effect on Host
Tumorigenicity, hemagglutination activity
 Hemagglutination of Chicken RBC’s
Name of Depositor R.I.T. - Recherche et Industrie Therapeutiques
Source
Influenza patient
References

Peetermans J, et al. Live influenza type B virus vaccines and preparation thereof. US Patent 3,962,423 dated Jun 8 1976

Smorodintsev A. The efficacy of live influenza vaccines. Bull. World Health Organ. 41: 585-588, 1969. PubMed: 5309480

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