Human adenovirus 31 (ATCC® VR-1109)

Classification: Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus A  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus A
Deposited As Adenovirus type 31
Agent Human adenovirus 31
Strain 1315/63
Cross-reacts with adenoviruses types 12 and 18, and produces tumors in newborn hamsters.
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments Cross-reacts with adenoviruses types 12 and 18, and produces tumors in newborn hamsters.

REFERENCE STRAIN: Meeting of Directors, WHO Virus Reference Laboratories, Copenhagen, 1965.
Effect on Host
Recommended Host
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 2-3 days
Effect on Host
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Source Presumed from feces from normal child, England, 1963
Year of Origin 1963

Pereira HG, et al. Human Adenovirus type 31. A new serotype with oncogenic properties. Lancet 1: 21-23, 1965. PubMed: 14246675

Hierholzer JC, et al. Antigenic relationships among the 47 human adenoviruses determined in reference horse antisera. Arch. Virol. 121: 179-197, 1991. PubMed: 1759904

Ma Y, Mathews MB. Structure, function, and evolution of adenovirus-associated RNA: a phylogenetic approach. J. Virol. 70: 5083-5099, 1996. PubMed: 8764016

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U52568 Human adenovirus type 31 virus-associated RNA pre-terminal protein (pTP) and 52,55K protein genes, partial cds.

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