Human echovirus 2 (ATCC® VR-1039)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Human enterovirus B
Deposited As Echovirus 2
Agent Human echovirus 2
Strain Cornelis [V-035-001-020]
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 patient with aseptic meningitis, Connecticut, 1951
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Comments
Recognized Reference Strain: Committee on ECHO Viruses, Science 122: 1187, 1955.
Recognized Reference Strain: Committee on ECHO Viruses, Science 122: 1187, 1955.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Source
feces from patient with aseptic meningitis, Connecticut, 1951
Year of Origin 1951
References

Melnick J. Application of tissue culture methods to epidemiological studies of poliomyelitis. Am. J. Public Health 44: 571-580, 1954. PubMed: 13148397