Comparison of filtration properties of hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus and simian virus 40 using a polyvinylidene fluoride membrane filter.

@article{Oshima1998ComparisonOF,
  title={Comparison of filtration properties of hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus and simian virus 40 using a polyvinylidene fluoride membrane filter.},
  author={Kevin H. Oshima and Tammy Evans-Strickfaden and Anita K. Highsmith},
  journal={Vox sanguinis},
  year={1998},
  volume={75 3},
  pages={181-8}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES We examined the ability of a modified polyvinylidene fluoride membrane filter to remove blood-borne and surrogate viruses. MATERIALS AND METHODS Phages PR772 and PP7, hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus and simian virus 40 (SV40) were spiked in minimum essential media with 10% fetal calf serum and the concentration of… CONTINUE READING