echovirus 5 RO-79/2/71
Product Risk Group:
Viral Storage Medium -20C
Infectivity tested and quantified
This virus was isolated in Romania when the trivalent oral polio vaccine was in use. Therefore, it is considered as an OPV2/Sabin 2 potentially infected material and must be handled in compliance with the WHO GUIDANCE FOR NON-POLIOVIRUS FACILITIES TO MINIMIZE RISK OF SAMPLE COLLECTIONS POTENTIALLY INFECTIOUS FOR POLIOVIRUSES available at http://polioeradication.org/polio-today/preparing-for-a-polio-free-world/containment/containment-resources/.
Virus host type:
Polio laboratory manual, 4th edition, 2004, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Production cell line: