Synthetic Norovirus G2 (II) RNA (ATCC® VR-3200SD)

Product Format: frozen 1 vial/100 reactions

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Strain Synthetic Norovirus G2 (II) RNA
Applications The Synthetic Norovirus G2 (II) RNA contains single-stranded RNA genetic material designed and synthetically created for use as a genetic surrogate for Norovirus G2 (II), known as molecular standards. This product is appropriate for use as positive control material in molecular applications, such as PCR.
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen 1 vial/100 reactions
Storage Conditions 8°C or colder

Genetic Target: ORF1-ORF2 Junction of Norovirus GII 

Format Provided: Dried RNA  

Starting Amount: 1.1 x 108 Copy Numbers (CN)  

Downstream compatibility: Reverse Transcription PCR or other molecular applications  

Product Availability: ATCC® VR-3200SD is being replaced with ATCC® VR-3235SD and will be available while supplies last. ATCC® VR-3235SD is an updated version that includes quantitated genome copies/µL and has been modified to account for customer feedback regarding various assay compatibilities.
Special Collection DNA

Kageyama T, et al. Broadly reactive and highly sensitive assay for Norwalk-like viruses based on real-time quantitative reverse transcription-PCR. J. Clin. Microbiol. 41(4): 1548-1557, 2003. PubMed: 12682144

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
Basic Documentation
  1. Stability of Norovirus and West Nile standards

    Accelerated stability studies at 45oC have been performed on these samples and no degradation was observed.

    Date Updated: 3/27/2014