Aguacate virus (ATCC® VR-900)

Classification: Bunyaviridae, Phlebovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Bunyaviridae, Phlebovirus
Agent Aguacate virus
Strain VP 175 A
Common Name Aguacate virus
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
Lutzomyia (mixed species), isolated in Vero cells, Panama, 1969
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: cytopathic effects in tissue culture (plaques)
CPE and plaques in TC, death in animals
Yes, in vivo effects: death in suckling mice
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: cytopathic effects in tissue culture (plaques)
CPE and plaques in TC, death in animals
Yes, in vivo effects: death in suckling mice
Name of Depositor RE Shope
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Lutzomyia (mixed species), isolated in Vero cells, Panama, 1969
Year of Origin 1969
References

. International catalogue of arboviruses. 2nd ed.Bethesda, MD: DHEW; 1975.

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