The adenovirus are a family of double-stranded DNA viruses. They may cause a variety of infections involving respiratory, ocular, genito-urinary or enteric systems. Adenoviruses may cause life-threatening infections in transplant recipients, AIDS patients and immunocompromised patients.
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NCL-ADENO is a pan adenovirus specific reagent. Reactivity has been confirmed with adenovirus serotypes 1 to 7, 40 and 41 as primary isolates in tissue culture.
NCL-ADENO does not cross-react with tissue culture isolates of respiratory syncytial virus, influenza virus types A and B, parainfluenza virus types 1, 2, 3 and 4b, herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2, varicella-zoster virus, cytomegalovirus, mumps virus, measles virus, echovirus 19, coxsac67e B4 virus, poliovirus types 1, 2 and 3 or negative tissue culture cells used in routine virus isolation.