Live Usutu Virus, Strain 3345, Arb276
Kindly donated by Prof. Ernie Gould from CEH Oxford on 28/05/2009.
Produced by: DEFRA
Shipping From: Addlestone - GB
Live, frozen Usutu Virus in tissue culture supernatant. Strain 3345, Isolate Arb276. This Usutu virus is preserved under viral storage medium at -80oC. The virus product tested negative for Mycoplasmae. To confirm identity the virus has been partly sequenced and is currently undergoing full genome sequencing.
Product Risk Group:
Viral Storage Medium -80C
Infectivity tested and quantified
Virus host type:
Vero cell plaque assay
Production cell line:
3 at APHA, 8 prior to arrival at APHA