Article Chikungunya Viruses - Additional Strains Available
Author: BEI Resources
Submitted on: 12/5/2013 11:07:46 AM
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BEI Resources announces the addition of two novel BSL3 strains of Chikungunya virus (CHIKV), R-91142 and 182/25, to the catalog of available items. CHIKV is a mosquito-borne alphavirus that is mainly associated with acute febrile illness. Strains R-91142 and 182/25 CHIKV are of Asian origin. Strain 182/25 is the recently developed vaccine candidate and the only CHIKV strain to be tested in humans. Coming soon to the BEI catalogue is the CHIKV African prototype strain, S-27.

 
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