Yaba-like disease virus (ATCC® VR-937)

Classification: Poxviridae, Chordopoxvirinae, Yatapoxvirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Poxviridae, Chordopoxvirinae, Yatapoxvirus
Deposited As Tanapox virus
Agent Yaba-like disease virus
Strain Davis
Common Name Yaba-like disease 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.

clinical specimen - animal
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 6 days
Storage temperature: -80°C
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
Name of Depositor RL Heberling
Special Collection ATCC
clinical specimen - animal

Espana C. . Exp. Med. Surg. Primates 1969: 694-708, 1971.

Lee HJ, et al. The genome sequence of Yaba-like disease virus, a yatapoxvirus. Virology 281: 170-192, 2001. PubMed: 11277691

Knight JC, et al. Studies on Tanapox virus. Virology 172: 116-124, 1989. PubMed: 2773312

isolated from a skin lesion from Macaca mulatta

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