Human poliovirus 2 (ATCC® VR-1003AS/HO)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Poliovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Poliovirus
Deposited As Poliovirus 2
Agent Human poliovirus 2
Strain Poliovirus 2 antiserum [V-002-511-560]
Biosafety Level 1

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.

Source of antibody: horse
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions 4C
Immunogen: V-002-011-019
Source of antibody: horse
Propagated in: baboon kidney cells in tissue culture
Treatment: 1) Concentrated 10X by Mg-Al carbonate method; 2) 1M MgCl2 added
Storage temperature: 4C
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID

Wenner HA, et al. Preparation and standardization of antiserums prepared with the three known types to poliomyelitis viruses. Am. J. Hyg. 59: 221-235, 1954. PubMed: 13138587

Kibrick S, et al. An evaluation of the roller-tube tissue culture for the isolation of poliomyelitis viruses from feces. J. Immunol. 75: 391-400, 1955. PubMed: 13271761

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