Wound tumor virus (ATCC® PVAS-235)

Classification: Phytoreovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Phytoreovirus
Deposited As Wound tumor reovirus
Agent Wound tumor virus
Strain Wound Tumor Phytoreovirus Antiserum
Plant research
Biosafety Level 1

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.

Product Format freeze-dried
Virus is not mechanically transmissible.
Vector: leafhopper
Name of Depositor H Hsu, LM Black

Xu ZK, et al. Assignment of wound tumor virus nonstructural polypeptides to cognate dsRNA genome segments by in vitro expression of tailored full-length cDNA clones. Virology 168: 73-78, 1989. PubMed: 2909991

Peterson AJ, Nuss DL. Regulation of expression of the wound tumor virus genome in persistently infected vector cells is related to change in translational activity of viral transcripts. J. Virol. 59: 195-202, 1986. PubMed: 3735485

Asamizu T, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of the genome of wound tumor virus: a tumor-inducing plant reovirus. Virology 144: 398-409, 1985. PubMed: 3840622

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