Falcon herpesvirus (ATCC® VR-709)

Classification: Herpesvirus, Avian  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Herpesvirus, Avian
Agent Falcon herpesvirus
Strain S-18
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
Immature prairie falcon, Falco mexicanus
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (plaque formation)
death in falcons and owls
Recommended Host
primary duck embryo fibroblasts
primary duck embryo fibroblasts; primary duck embryo fibroblasts; chicken; chorioallantoic membrane
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 4 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (plaque formation)
death in falcons and owls
Name of Depositor CJ Mare
Source
Immature prairie falcon, Falco mexicanus