Chandipura virus (ATCC® VR-476)

Classification: Rhabdoviridae, Vesiculovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Classification Rhabdoviridae, Vesiculovirus
Deposited As Chandipura
Agent Chandipura virus
Strain 653514
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.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
No HA produced
Material from preparation of 20% sMb in PBS with 7.5% BSA.
Effect on Host
Death in host animal
Recommended Host
Suckling mouse (i.c., i.p.)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 1-3 days
Effect on Host
Death in host animal
Name of Depositor Yale Arbovirus Research Unit
Source Serum from adult female, India, 1965
Year of Origin 1965

Bhatt PN, Rodrigues FM. Chandipura: a new Arbovirus isolated in India from patients with febrile illness. Indian J. Med. Res. 55: 1295-1305, 1967. PubMed: 4970067