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Produced by: CSIRO
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Akabane virus B8935
Product Risk Group:
Viral Storage Medium -80C
Infectivity tested and quantified
Production cell line:
Mouse brain x3, BHK-21 x2
Neutralisation test and whole genome sequencing (next generation sequencing)
Isolated from Culicoides brevitarsis collected from Amberley, Queensland in 1968.
Information about the collection of the virus
Monday, 5 February, 1968
Intracerebral inoculation of suckling mice with ground pools of Culicoides brevitarsis, followed by cell culture passage.