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Influenza B virus (Yamagata Lineage), Purified (ATCC® VR-1804PQ)

Classification: Orthomyxoviridae, Influenzavirus B  /  Product Format: frozen 0.5 mL per vial
Specification: Quantitative PFUs and genome copy number reported on Certificate of Analysis; Infectious Titer: >107 CEID50/mL

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Classification Orthomyxoviridae, Influenzavirus B
Agent Influenza B virus (Yamagata Lineage), Purified
Strain B/Florida/4/2006
Applications Respiratory research
In vitro infectivity assay
Antiviral Studies
Spiking studies
ELISpot Assay
Virus neutralization assay
Virus ultrastructural studies
Immunological-based assays
PCR-based assay validation
Research and development
Assay development
Vaccine development
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format frozen 0.5 mL per vial
Specification: Quantitative PFUs and genome copy number reported on Certificate of Analysis; Infectious Titer: >107 CEID50/mL
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments ATCC® VR-1804PQ™ is a high-titer, purified, live virus suspended in 1X PBS + 0.1% Sodium azide. This product was prepared from ATCC® VR-1804™ via purification through sucrose gradient centrifugation.

Yamagata lineage
Effect on Host
Hemagglutinates chicken RBC
Recommended Host
SPF chicken embryonated eggs, 9 days
Growth Conditions

Temperature: 35°C

Recommendations for Infection: Dilute virus in DPBS prior to inoculation.

Incubation: 3 days in a humidified atmosphere.

Effect on Host
Hemagglutinates chicken RBC
Name of Depositor Florida Department of Health; ATCC
Source Human, Florida, 2006
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.
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