African green monkey polyomavirus (ATCC® VR-961)

Classification: Papovavirus, Polyomavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Papovavirus, Polyomavirus
Agent African green monkey polyomavirus
Strain AGM-LPV
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Lymph node culture from asymptomatic African green monkey
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Vapor phase of liquid nitrogen
Comments
GenBank: K02562.1
Effect on Host
Assay by indirect fluorescent antibody
Recommended Host
BJAB cells
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 4-10 days
Effect on Host
Assay by indirect fluorescent antibody
Name of Depositor KK Takemoto
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Lymph node culture from asymptomatic African green monkey
References

zur Hausen H, Gissmann L. Lymphotropic papovaviruses isolated from African green monkey and human cells. Med. Microbiol. Immunol. (Berl) 167: 137-153, 1979. PubMed: 226854

Takemoto KK, et al. Biological and biochemical studies of African green monkey lymphotropic papovavirus. J. Virol. 42: 502-509, 1982. PubMed: 7086969