Hepatitis A virus (ATCC® VR-2266)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Hepatovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornaviridae, Hepatovirus
Agent Hepatitis A virus
Strain LSH/S
Applications
vaccine production
Enteric Research
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions  -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
No CPE produced. Presence of virus determined by immunofluorescence or by double sandwich ELISA assay.
 No CPE produced. Presence of virus determined by immunofluorescence or by double sandwich ELISA assay.
Recommended Host
MRC-5 (ATCC CCL-171)

Production Host:  MRC-5 (ATCC® CCL-171™)

Growth Conditions
Temperature: 32°C
Recommendations for Infection: Plate cells 24-48 hours prior to infection and infect when cultures are 90% confluent. Remove CGM and then wash monolayer once with 1X DPBS (ATCC 30-2200). Inoculate with a small volume of virus (e.g. 1 mL per 25 cm2) diluted in plain DMEM to provide an optimal MOI (e.g. 0.001). Adsorb 2-2.5 hours at 32°C in a humidified 5% CO2 atmosphere, rotating on a roller apparatus at 0.75 RPM. End adsorption by adding virus growth medium.
Incubation: 21 days
Effect on Host
No CPE produced. Presence of virus determined by immunofluorescence or by double sandwich ELISA assay.
 No CPE produced. Presence of virus determined by immunofluorescence or by double sandwich ELISA assay.
Name of Depositor V Pellegrini, Sclavo S.p.A.
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--Sclavo S.p.A.<<--A Zuckermann
Source
A well documented case of Hepatitis A, London School of Hygiene, 1983
References

US Patent 5,719,049 dated Feb 17 1998

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