Oriboca virus (ATCC® VR-310)

Classification: Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus
Agent Oriboca virus
Strain Be An 17
Common Name Oriboca virus
HA produced
Biosafety Level 2

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Serum from sentinel Cebus apella, Brazil, 1954
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
HA produced (Opt. pH 6.0, 27C). Most closely related to Itaqui by HAI and NT, to Murutucu by CF.
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse; mouse, 3 to 4 weeks old, i.c. inoculation; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); Det-6; HEp-1 cells; HEp-2 cells (ATCC CCL-23); human embryonic intestine cells; monkey kidney cells; BHK-21(C-13) cells (ATCC CCL-10)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 1-2 days
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor J Casals
Special Collection ATCC
Serum from sentinel Cebus apella, Brazil, 1954
Year of Origin 1954

Casals J, Whitman L. Group C, a new serological group of hitherto undescribed arthropod-borne viruses. Immunological studies. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 10: 250-258, 1961. PubMed: 13691233

Causey OR, et al. The isolation of arthropod-borne viruses, including members of two hitherto undescribed serological groups, in the Amazon region of Brazil. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 10: 227-249, 1961. PubMed: 13691675

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