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NR-45837   Aedes aegypti, Strain D2MEB, Eggs
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Designations: Aedes aegypti, Strain D2MEB, Eggs
Organism: Aedes aegypti
Biosafety Level: 1
Availability Status: In Stock
Store at: Room temperature
Contributor: WC Black IV
Quantity limit per order for this item is 1. This item can be ordered twice a year. Orders over this limit will be sent to NIAID for approval before shipment.

Aedes aegypti (A. aegypti), strain D2MEB is a parental line D2S3 progeny derived from A. aegypti, strain PR (San Juan, Puerto Rico) crossed with A. aegypti subsp. formosus, strain Ibo (Ibo village, Nigeria) and screened for susceptibility to disseminated dengue virus type 2 (DEN-2) infection. D2S3 was crossed with A. aegypti, strain Houston (Texas) and D2MEB progeny were selected for resistance to disseminated DEN-2 infection.

A. aegypti, strain D2S3 is a progeny of wild-type crosses.

A. aegypti, strain D2S3 has a midgut escape barrier to DEN-2; resistant to infection.

A. aegypti is an arthropod vector competent for transmitting DEN-2 and yellow fever virus.

A. aegypti, strain D2MEB is used in vector competency studies for DEN-2.

NR-45837 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: Aedes aegypti, Strain D2MEB, Eggs, NR-45837."
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