Coxsackievirus A18 (ATCC® VR-1024)

Classification: Picornavirus, Human Enterovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornavirus, Human Enterovirus
Agent Coxsackievirus A18
Strain G-13
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
feces from 2-year-old female, South Africa, 1950
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions ┬á -60°C
Comments
Plaques containing rounded or dendritic cells with granular cytoplasm appear in secondary HAm cell cultures in 3 days and the CPE is maximal on the 7th day.
Plaques containing rounded or dendritic cells with granular cytoplasm appear in secondary HAm cell cultures in 3 days and the CPE is maximal on the 7th day.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE (TC), death (sM)
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE (TC), death (sM)
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Source
feces from 2-year-old female, South Africa, 1950
Year of Origin 1950
References

Gear JH. Poliomyelitis. Papers and discussions presented at the Second International Poliomyelitis Conference. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott; 1952.

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