A direct plaque assay for hog cholera virus.

  title={A direct plaque assay for hog cholera virus.},
  author={Hubert Laude},
  journal={The Journal of general virology},
  volume={40 1},
  • Hubert Laude
  • Published 1978 in The Journal of general virology
Direct plaque formation with representative strains of hog cholera virus (HCV) has been obtained using several pig kidney cell lines under agar overlay. HCV-infected cells appear as hazy plaques when viewed against an indirect light source, and as white plaques after neutral red staining. HCV assay by direct plaque procedure is rapid and convenient and… CONTINUE READING