Human echovirus 5 (ATCC® VR-1043)

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

Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B
Deposited As Echovirus 5
Agent Human echovirus 5
Strain Noyce
Biosafety Level 2

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
Fecal specimen from a case of aseptic meningitis, Maine, 1954
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
Recognized Reference Strain; Committee on ECHO Viruses, Science 122: 1187, 1955.
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
Fecal specimen from a case of aseptic meningitis, Maine, 1954
Year of Origin 1954
References

Melnick JL. Tissue culture techniques and their application to original isolation, growth, and assay of poliomyelitis and orphan viruses. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 61: 754-772, 1955. PubMed: 13340582