Suid herpesvirus 1 (ATCC® VR-2078)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Varicellovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Herpesviridae, Varicellovirus
Deposited As Pseudorabies virus
Agent Suid herpesvirus 1
Common Name Pseudorabies virus
Biosafety Level 2
derived from Bucharest strain of PRV(BUK)
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Typical herpesvirus CPE in rabbit, mouse, human, chick and swine cell cultures; attenuated modified live vaccine strain.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Recommended Host
primary rabbit kidney cells
primary rabbit kidney cells; RAB-9 cells (ATCC CRL-1414); rabbit skin fibroblasts; mouse; human; chicken cells in tissue culture
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 34.5°C
Incubation: 3-4 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Name of Depositor NovaGene, Inc., Baylor College of Medicine
derived from Bucharest strain of PRV(BUK)

Kit M, Kit S. Vaccines for pseudorabies disease and methods for use of same. US Patent 4,609,548 dated Sep 2 1986

Kit M, Kit S. Modified live pseudorabies viruses. US Patent 4,514,497 dated Apr 30 1985

Skoda R. . Acta Virol. 26: 189, 1962.

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  • This item is listed on the Commerce Control List of the U.S. Department of Commerce and is distributed only within the 50 United States. Distribution requires completion of a Customer Acceptance of Responsibility (CAR) for Commerce Control List Biologicals form.
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  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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