enterovirus culture

C. Greiner cgreiner at blue.weeg.uiowa.edu
Fri Apr 19 09:29:51 EST 1996


With the exception of some Coxsackie A serotypes which require 
propagation in newborn mice.

On 18 Apr 1996 SOMERS at PICARD.EVMS.EDU wrote:

> 
> We isolate enteroviruses by cell culture the old-fashioned way using monkey
> kidney cells (a tube of rhesus and a tube of cynomologous mk) and MRC-5 (human
> diploid lung fibroblasts).  Virus is detected by cytopathic effects and identi-
> fied by serotyping at the State laboratory.
> 
> Hope this helps.
> 
> Ken
> 
> 



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