Human echovirus 5 (ATCC® VR-35)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B
Deposited As Echovirus 5
Agent Human echovirus 5
Strain Noyce
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Fecal specimen from a case of aseptic meningitis, Maine, 1954
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
Monkeys and rabbits yield satisfactory immune serums.
Monkeys and rabbits yield satisfactory immune serums.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Recommended Host
monkey kidney cells

Host of Choice:  MkK cells

Host Range:  MkK, HED cells, WI-38 cells (ATCC CCL-75)

monkey kidney; human diploid embryonic cells
Growth Conditions
Duration: 2-5 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Name of Depositor JL Melnick
Source
Fecal specimen from a case of aseptic meningitis, Maine, 1954
Year of Origin 1954
References

Melnick JL. Tissue culture techniques and their application to original isolation, growth, and assay of poliomyelitis and orphan viruses. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 61: 754-772, 1955. PubMed: 13340582

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ295203 Human echovirus 5 genomic RNA for partial polyprotein gene, isolate VR-35, ATCC.

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