Synthetic Norovirus G1 (I) RNA (ATCC® VR-3199SD)

Product Format: frozen 1 vial/100 reactions

Agent Synthetic Norovirus G1 (I) RNA
Applications The Synthetic Norovirus G1 (I) RNA contains single stranded RNA genetic material designed and synthetically created for use as a genetic surrogate for Norovirus G1 (I), 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 GI

Format Provided: Dried RNA  

Starting Amount: 1.1 x 109 Copy Numbers (CN)  

Downstream compatibility: Reverse Transcription PCR or other molecular applications  

Product Availability: ATCC® VR-3199SD is being replaced with ATCC® VR-3234SD and will be available while supplies last. ATCC® VR-3234SD 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

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