Human echovirus 21 (ATCC® VR-1062)

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

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B
Deposited As Echovirus 21
Agent Human echovirus 21
Strain Farina
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Feces of child with aseptic meningitis, Massachusetts, 1950
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Comments
Recognized Reference Strain: Committee on Enteroviruses, Amer. J. Hyg. 74: 7, 1961
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Source
Feces of child with aseptic meningitis, Massachusetts, 1950
Year of Origin 1950
References

Robbins FC, et al. Studies on the cultivation of poliomyelitis viruses in tissue culture. V. The direct isolation and serologic identification of virus strains in tissue culture from patients with nonparalytic and paralytic poliomyelitis. Am. J. Hyg. 54: 286-293, 1951. PubMed: 14877809

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