|Virus Name:||West Nile virus|
|ICTV Species Name:||West Nile virus|
|Also Known As:||WNV|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||3|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
Mycoplasma status: negative
Cell line(s) this virus has been successfully cultured in at NCPV: Vero, ECACC cat no. 84113001
This pathogen is listed as a specified animal pathogen according to The Specified Animal Pathogens Order 2008. As such a SAPO licence is required to possess or work on this pathogen and is the responsibility of the customer to obtain from the HSE (UK only) The regulation of specified animal pathogens
|Biosafety Responsibility:||It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country|
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