Human poliovirus 1 (ATCC® VR-1000AS/MK)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Enterovirus C  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Picornaviridae, Enterovirus, Enterovirus C
Deposited As poliovirus 1
Agent Human poliovirus 1
Strain Poliovirus 1 antiserum [V-001-501-563]
Biosafety Level 1
Source of antibody: Rhesus monkey
Product Format freeze-dried
Immunogen: Picornavirus, Enterovirus, Poliovirus Type 1, Strain Brunhilde in RhMk (lumbar and cervical segments of spinal cord)
Source of antibody: Rhesus monkey
Propagated in: lumbar and cervical segments of spinal cord of rhesus monkey
Adjuvant: 1 part Arlacel A plus 9 parts Bayol F with equal amounts of a 20% suspension of virus
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID

Wenner HA, et al. Preparation and standardization of antiserums prepared with the three known types to poliomyelitis viruses. Am. J. Hyg. 59: 221-235, 1954. PubMed: 13138587

Kibrick S, et al. An evaluation of the roller-tube tissue culture for the isolation of poliomyelitis viruses from feces. J. Immunol. 75: 391-400, 1955. PubMed: 13271761

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