Japanese encephalitis virus (ATCC® VR-1259)

Classification: Flaviviridae, Flavivirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Flaviviridae, Flavivirus
Agent Japanese encephalitis virus
Strain Nakayama [V-537-001-522]
Common Name Japanese encephalitis virus
Biosafety Level 3

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Isolation
Presumed from spinal fluid from a fatally infected 6-year-old male, Japan 1935
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -70° or colder
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: causes death in host animal
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Source
Presumed from spinal fluid from a fatally infected 6-year-old male, Japan 1935
Year of Origin 1935
References

Kasahara S, et al. Kitasato Arch. Exp. Med. 13: 48-65, 1946.

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