Bluetongue virus serotype 20
Bluetongue virus serotype 20 CSIRO19
Product Risk Group:
Viral Storage Medium -80C
Infectivity tested and quantified
Virus host type:
Production cell line:
1xMouse, >17x BHK21
Serology and whole genome sequencing (next generation sequencing)
Isolated from a pool of 245 Culicoides mixed species collected from Coastal Plains Research Station, Beatrice Hill, Northern Territory on 27th June 1975.
Information about the collection of the virus
Biological material origin:
Collection date: BEFORE
Friday, 27 June, 1975
Country of collection:
Intracerebral inoculation of suckling mice with ground pools of Culicoides spp.