WR (Western Reserve) Strain of Vaccinia Virus with K151E Mutation in A34R Gene

Mutation in gene A34R can regulate the release of progeny virions from the surface of parental cells.

Potential Commercial Applications: Competitive Advantages:
  • A research material that can be used in the development of assays, validation of products or in quality control.
  • Speed up product development with NIH developed material that has already been tested and validated.


Bernard Moss (NIAID)  ➽ more inventions...

Rafael Blasco (NIAID)  ➽ more inventions...

Intellectual Property:
Research Material – Patent protection is not being pursued for this technology. (IC Reference No. 2015-020)

Blasco R, et al. PMID 8497053

Licensing Contact:
Benjamin Hurley, Ph.D.
Email: benjamin.hurley@nih.gov
Phone: 240-669-5092

OTT Reference No: E-263-2015-0
Updated: Jun 7, 2018