Lifespan of Influenza A virions in chicken allantoid fluid at 35°C

Value 2.5 hours
Organism Influenza
Reference Horsfall Reproduction of influenza viruses quantitative investigations with particle enumeration procedures on the dynamics of influenza A and B virus reproduction. J Exp Med. 1955 Oct 1 102(4):441-73. p.444 bottom paragraphPubMed ID13286420
Primary Source Horsfall FL Jr. On the reproduction of influenza virus quantitative studies with procedures which enumerate infective and hemagglutinating virus particles. J Exp Med. 1954 Aug 1 100(2):135-61.PubMed ID13286420
Method Enumeration of Hemagglutinating Virus Particles and Infective Virus Particles after Inoculation of Allantoic membrane cells of Embryonated Leghorn chicken Eggs with PR8 strain influenza A virus.
Comments Influenza A in allantoic fluid. Lifespan of Lee virus (influenza B) virion is 85min.
Entered by Andreas Handel
ID 101597