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Propagation and Identification of Viruses

Virology

General Characteristics of Viruses

  1. Dean D. Erdman Dr PH Team Leader

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0212

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Erdman, D. D. 2010. Propagation and Identification of Viruses. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. National Center for Infectious Diseases, Respiratory Virus Diagnostics Section, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Systems for Propagating Viruses
  • 2
    Preparation of Reagents for Virus Identification
  • 3
    Isolation and Identification of Viruses from Clinical Specimens
  • 4
    Acknowledgments

Keywords:

  • propagation and identification of viruses;
  • systems for propagating viruses;
  • cell cultures;
  • cell propagation;
  • maintenance of cultures;
  • storage of cells;
  • tissue and organ cultures;
  • releasing virus from culture cells