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Human respiratory syncytial virus (ATCC® VR-26D)

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Classification: Paramyxoviridae, Pneumovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Paramyxoviridae, Pneumovirus
Agent Human respiratory syncytial virus
Strain RNA from Human respiratory syncytial virus strain Long [ATCC® VR-26™]
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Suitable for use in reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) for viral gene products and other molecular virology applications.
Biosafety Level 1

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
Storage Conditions Store at -70°C or colder. The vapor-phase of liquid nitrogen (-196°C) is preferred for long-term storage (more than one month).
This product is a preparation of viral nucleic acids, including virus genomic RNA, in total RNA isolated from HEp-2 cells (ATCC® CCL-23™) infected with Human respiratory syncytial virus (HRSV) strain Long (ATCC® VR-26™). It is supplied at 100 µL per vial, shipped frozen.

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Name of Depositor ATCC
Special Collection ATCC

Viral DNA from infected cells

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.
Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019