Zika Virus Sold Online!
Posted by feww on February 4, 2016
Zika virus (ATCC® VR-84™) patented in 1947 by the Rockefeller Foundation
History & Description
Agent: Zika virus
Strain: MR 766 (Original)
Effect on Host: Paralysis and death
Name of Depositor: J. Casals, Rockefeller Foundation
Source: Blood from experimental forest sentinel rhesus monkey, Uganda, 1947
Year of Origin: 1947
Classification: Flaviviridae, Flavivirus
Product Format: freeze-dried
Storage Conditions: -70°C or colder
References: Dick GW. Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med. Hyg. 46: 509, 1952.
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.
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