Bovine herpesvirus 4 (ATCC® VR-842)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Rhadinovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Herpesviridae, Rhadinovirus
Deposited As Bovine herpesvirus
Agent Bovine herpesvirus 4
Strain 33/63
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
Nasal swab from calf with respiratory disease, Budapest
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C
Comments
Fairly stable at -70°C, antigenicity extremely poor. Heat and acid sensitive.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (cell rounding and type A intranuclear inclusions)
Recommended Host
primary bovine embryonic kidney cells, bovine kidney cells
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 3-5 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (cell rounding and type A intranuclear inclusions)
Name of Depositor SB Mohanty
Source
Nasal swab from calf with respiratory disease, Budapest
References

Bartha A. . Arch. Exp. Vetmed. 21: 615-623, 1967.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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