NYCBHNew York City Board of Health
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The NYCBH strain was the source of Lederle and forerunner of Dryvax, the live vaccine maintained in the United States since the 1970s, and the research vaccine strain VACV-WR (3).
Complete genome sequencing of BRZ-VACV isolates and a sampling of clones from the original seed sample of NYCBH would be a dramatic step toward discerning the relationship between them.
Brazilian Vaccinia viruses and vaccine strains used in Brazil * Virus Year of Source isolation VACV-LIS 1870 Prussian soldier VACV-WR 1876 NYCBH strain SAV 1961 Rodent, sentinel mice ([dagger]) BAV 1963 Rodent, Oryzomys sp.