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Virus Collection: Human coronavirus OC43

Catalogue No.: 2008103v
Virus Name: Human coronavirus OC43
ICTV Species Name: Human coronavirus OC43
Also Known As: OC43
Family: Coronaviridae
Genus: Betacoronavirus
Abbreviated Name: HCoV-OC43
Nucleic Acid: Positive-sense RNA
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Genetically Modified: No
Host Cell Types: BSC-1
Depositor: Public Health England
Quality Control: Mycoplasma status: positive
Storage Conditions: -80°C

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The Culture Collections represent deposits of cultures from world-wide sources. While every effort is made to ensure details distributed by Culture Collections are accurate, Culture Collections cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in the data supplied. Passage numbers where given act only as a guide and Culture Collections does not guarantee the passage number stated will be the passage number received by the customer.

Cultures supplied by Culture Collections are for research purposes only. Enquiries regarding the commercial use of a culture or materials directly derived from a culture are referred to the original depositor. Some cultures have additional special release conditions such as the requirement for a material transfer agreement to be completed by the potential recipient prior to supply. Please view the Terms & Conditions of Supply for more information.

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