American oyster reovirus (ATCC® VR-1394)

Classification: Reoviridae, Aquareovirus, fish virus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Reoviridae, Aquareovirus, fish virus
Agent American oyster reovirus
Strain 13p2
Positive for Mycoplasma Yes
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
Long Island Sound
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions   -70°C or colder
Comments
Infected TC fluid and cell lysate
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (plaque-like syncytia)
Plaque-like syncytia
Recommended Host
bluegill fry (BF-2) cells (ATCC CCL-91)
salmon; trout; bluegill; CHH-1 cells (ATCC CRL-1680); BF-2 cells (ATCC CCL-91)
Growth Conditions
Duration: 7 days at 15-18C in BF-2 cells (ATCC CCL-91)
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (plaque-like syncytia)
Plaque-like syncytia
Name of Depositor J Winton, TR Meyers
Source
Long Island Sound
Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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