Nariva virus (ATCC® VR-467)

Classification: Paramyxoviridae, Unclassified  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Classification Paramyxoviridae, Unclassified
Deposited As Nariva
Agent Nariva virus
Strain TRVL 42520
Biosafety Level 3

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Isolation
Pooled organs (brain, liver, heart, spleen, kidney) immature male Zygodontomys brevicauda (mouse), Trinidad, 1962
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation
suckling mouse, i .c. inoculation
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 6 days
Effect on Host
Causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor Yale Arbovirus Research Unit
Source
Pooled organs (brain, liver, heart, spleen, kidney) immature male Zygodontomys brevicauda (mouse), Trinidad, 1962
Year of Origin 1962
References

Tikasingh ES, et al. Nariva virus, a hitherto undescribed agent isolated from the Trinidadian rat, Zygodontomys b. brevicauda (J.A. Allen & Chapman). Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 15: 235-238, 1966. PubMed: 4956232