Human Coxsackievirus B 4 (ATCC® VR-184)

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

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B
Agent Human Coxsackievirus B 4
Strain J.V.B. (Benschoten)
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Stool from 10-year-old child, New York, 1951
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE, refractile rounding and sloughing
Recommended Host
LLC-MK2 cells (ATCC CCL-7)

Recommended Host: LLC-MK2 cells (ATCC® CCL-7.1™)  

suckling mouse; monkey kidney cells; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2)
Growth Conditions
Duration: 4-5 days at 37.0°
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE, refractile rounding and sloughing
Name of Depositor H Plager
Source
Stool from 10-year-old child, New York, 1951
Year of Origin 1951
References

Sickles GM, et al. Isolation and type determination of Coxackie virus, group B, in tissue culture. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 88: 22-24, 1955. PubMed: 14357332

Dalldorf G. The Coxsackie viruses. Bull. N.Y. Acad. Med. 26: 329-335, 1950.

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