Shamonda virus (ATCC® VR-431)

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

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Agent Shamonda virus
Strain AN5550
Common Name Shamonda virus
Applications
No HA produced.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Serum or plasma from adult cattle in Ibadan, Nigeria
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
No HA produced.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse; primary mouse embryo cells; BHK-21(C-13) cells (ATCC CCL-10); Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81); LLC-MK2 cells (ATCC CCL-7)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 2 days in sM
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor RE Shope
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Serum or plasma from adult cattle in Ibadan, Nigeria
References

. International catalogue of arboviruses. 2nd ed.Bethesda, MD: DHEW; 1975.

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  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
  • 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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