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
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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