Human Coxsackievirus B 2 (ATCC® VR-29)

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

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B
Agent Human Coxsackievirus B 2
Strain Ohio-1
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Stool from patient with summer grippe, Ohio, 1947
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
CF antigen may be prepared from cell cultures.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture (cell rounding and sloughing)
CPE, cell rounding and sloughing of       monolayer.
Recommended Host
LLC-MK2 cells (ATCC CCL-7)

Recommended Host: LLC-MK2 (ATCC CCL-7.1)

suckling mouse; monkey kidney; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Duration: 2-5 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture (cell rounding and sloughing)
CPE, cell rounding and sloughing of       monolayer.
Name of Depositor JL Melnick
Source
Stool from patient with summer grippe, Ohio, 1947
Year of Origin 1947
References

Melnick JL. . J. Exp. Med. 91: 185-195, 1950.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ295199 Human coxsackievirus B2 genomic RNA for partial polyprotein gene, isolate VR-29, ATCC.

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