Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (ATCC® VR-803)

Classification: Paramyxoviridae, Morbillivirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Paramyxoviridae, Morbillivirus
Agent Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
Strain McClellan
Applications
HA produced in rhesus monkey RBC. The HA activity of this virus is specifically blocked by measles antisera.
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
Lymph node biopsies from 32-year-old male with visual loss, abnormal behavior, delusions, hallucinations, myoclonic seizu
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
HA produced in rhesus monkey RBC. The HA activity of this virus is specifically blocked by measles antisera.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (syncytium formation)
Recommended Host
Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)
Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81); HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 7 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (syncytium formation)
Name of Depositor DA Fuccillo
Source
Lymph node biopsies from 32-year-old male with visual loss, abnormal behavior, delusions, hallucinations, myoclonic seizu
References

Cape CA, et al. Adult onset of subacute sclerosing panencephalitis. Arch. Neurol. 28: 124-127, 1973. PubMed: 4566671

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