Bovine herpesvirus 4 (ATCC® VR-842)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Rhadinovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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.