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

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
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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