Duck infectious anemia virus (ATCC® VR-775)

Classification: Retrovirus, MLV-Related Viruses, REV subgenera  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Retrovirus, MLV-Related Viruses, REV subgenera
Agent Duck infectious anemia virus
Strain M
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
Kidney cell culture from duck infected with Plasmodium lophurae
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
A leukovirus distinct from avian leukosis/sarcoma viruses is gs and neutralizing antigens. Has unique reverse transcriptase, polypeptides and RNA. Very thermolabile.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: anemia and nerve lesions
No, tumorigenicity: visible cytoplasmic effects
Recommended Host
duck embryo fibroblasts
duck embryo fibroblasts in tissue culture; chicken embryo fibroblasts in tissue culture; chicken kidney cells in tissue culture; duck; chicken
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 4-5 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vivo effects: anemia and nerve lesions
No, tumorigenicity: visible cytoplasmic effects
Name of Depositor HG Purchase
Source
Kidney cell culture from duck infected with Plasmodium lophurae
References

Purchase HG, et al. A new group of oncogenic viruses: reticuloendotheliosis, chick syncytial, duck infectious anemia, and spleen necrosis viruses. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 51: 489-499, 1973. PubMed: 4358134

Ludford CG, et al. Duck infectious anemia virus associated with Plasmodium lophurae. Exp. Parasitol. 31: 29-38, 1972. PubMed: 4622046

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
  • 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.
  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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