JC virus type 8A (ATCC® VRMC-24)

Classification: Papovavirus, Polyomavirus  /  Product Format: dried

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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

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.

Cloned DNA is from virus in human urine, Papua New Guinea
Product Format dried
Shipping Information Vial contains ≥200 ng of DNA
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
Source 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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  • 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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