JC virus type 8A (ATCC® VRMC-24)

Classification: Papovavirus, Polyomavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Papovavirus, Polyomavirus
Agent JC virus type 8A
Strain pJCPNG-Ag [molecular clone of JC polyomavirus, JC virus]
contains sequence
Biosafety Level 2
Cloned DNA is from virus in human urine, Papua New Guinea
Product Format frozen
Shipping Information Vial contains >2 µg purified plasmid DNA in 50 µL of TE buffer
Storage Conditions -20°C or colder
Description of cloned agent:
Name: JC virus
Strain: 803A
Classification: Papovavirus
Name of Depositor DV Jobes
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Cloned DNA is from virus in human urine, Papua New Guinea

Jobes DV, et al. A novel JC virus variant found in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea has a 21-base pair deletion in the agnoprotein gene. J. Hum. Virol. 2: 350-358, 1999. PubMed: 10774552

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