Ulcerative disease rhabdovirus (ATCC® VR-1385)

Classification: Rhabdovirus, Vesiculovirus, fish virus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Rhabdovirus, Vesiculovirus, fish virus
Agent Ulcerative disease rhabdovirus
Strain UDRV-19 [Ban Pako]
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Pooled liver, kidney and spleens of Snakehead fish (Ophicephalus striatus) with deep skin ulcers
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Supernate and cell lysate from infected cell culture
about 10(6)
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (cells become granular, rounded and eventually lyse)
Recommended Host
bluegill fry (BF-2) cells (ATCC CCL-91)
Striped snakehead-1; Red snakehead; climbing perch; Atlantic salmon; BF-2 cells (ATCC CCL-91)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25°C
Incubation: 3-4 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (cells become granular, rounded and eventually lyse)
Name of Depositor JL Fryer, P Caswell-Reno
Source
Pooled liver, kidney and spleens of Snakehead fish (Ophicephalus striatus) with deep skin ulcers
References

Frerichs GN, et al. Ulcerative rhabdovirus in fish in South-East Asia. Nature 322: 216, 1986. PubMed: 3736653

Frerichs GN. . J. Fish Dis. 12: 51-56, 1989.

Kasornchandra J. . Dis. Aquat. Org. 13: 89-94, 1992.

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