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NR-43025  Culex quinquefasciatus, JHB, Eggs
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Designations: JHB, Eggs
Organism: Culex quinquefasciatus
Biosafety Level: 1
Availability Status: In Stock
Store at: Room temperature
Contributor: AJ Cornel
Culex quinquefasciatus (C. quinquefasciatus) strain JHB, eggs were isolated in 2000 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The colony was established from offspring derived from 12 egg rafts collected at a pond north of Johannesburg, coordinates 26° 66’S 27° 50’E.  

This vector is transmission competent for St. Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV), West Nile virus (WNV), Rift Valley Fever virus (RVFV), and Wuchereria bancrofti (nematode, agent of lymphatic filariasis).

The whole genome shotgun sequence of C. quinquefasciatus is available (GenBank: AAWU00000000).

NR-43025 contains a suitable number of live eggs to establish a stock. Eggs are provided on damp filter paper and should be hatched immediately upon receipt.

Citations: Acknowledgment for publications should read “The following reagent was provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for distribution by BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH: Culex quinquefasciatus, Strain JHB, Eggs, NR-43025.”
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