Semliki Forest virus (ATCC® VR-67)

Classification: Togaviridae, Alphavirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Togaviridae, Alphavirus
Agent Semliki Forest virus
Strain Original
Biosafety Level 3

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Aedes (Aedimorphus) abnormalis, Western Uganda, 1942
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -60°C
Agglutinates goose RBC.
Effect on Host
causes death in host animal
Recommended Host
suckling mouse, i.c. inoculation
suckling mouse;mouse, 5 to 6 weeks old; guinea pig, i.c. inoculation; hamster, i.c. inoculation; rhesus monkey, i.c. inoculation; African redtail monkey, i.c. inoculation; dog; chicken embryo
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 1-6 days
Effect on Host
causes death in host animal
Name of Depositor Yale Arbovirus Research Unit
Aedes (Aedimorphus) abnormalis, Western Uganda, 1942
Year of Origin 1942

Smithburn KC. . J. Immunol. 49: 141, 1944.

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