Chlamydophila felis Everett et al. (ATCC® VR-120)

Classification: Chlamydiaceae, Chlamydophila  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Chlamydiaceae, Chlamydophila
Agent Chlamydophila felis Everett et al.
Strain FP Baker
Applications
Although human infection has been recognized, due precautions should be observed in manipulations involving the agent.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Lung from naturally infected cat, New Jersey
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Vapor phase of liquid nitrogen
Comments
Material from preparation of 20% CE yolk sac. This strain can be maintained in mice by intranasal passage. Although human infection has been recognized, due precautions should be observed in manipulations involving the agent.
Effect on Host
Death
Recommended Host
Chicken embryo
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 4-5 days
Effect on Host
Death
Name of Depositor JA Baker, New York State Veterinary College, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Source
Lung from naturally infected cat, New Jersey
References

Baker JA. . J. Exp. Med. 79: 159, 1944.

type strain

Everett KD, et al. Emended description of the order Chlamydiales, proposal of Parachlamydiaceae fam. nov. and Simkaniaceae fam. nov., each containing one monotypic genus, revised taxonomy of the family Chlamydiaceae, including a new genus and five new species, and standards for the identification of organisms. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 415-440, 1999. PubMed: 10319462

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ012171 Chlamydophila felis partial rnpB gene for RNase P RNA subunit.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF269257 Chlamydophila felis FP Baker major outer membrane protein (ompA) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U68457 Chlamydophila felis FP baker (VR-120) 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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