Human adenovirus 23 (ATCC® VR-258)

Classification: Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus D  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus D
Deposited As Adenovirus type 23
Agent Human adenovirus 23
Strain AV-2732
Applications
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Conjunctival scrapings from child with trachoma, Saudi Arabia, 1956
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
Replicates very slowly. Agglutinates rat RBC.
REFERENCE STRAIN: Pereira, H.G. et al., Virology 20: 613, 1963.
Replicates very slowly. Agglutinates rat RBC.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Recommended Host
Chang C cells (ATCC CCL-20.2)

Host of Choice: Chang C cells

Host Range: Chang C, HeLa, KB, HEK and other human cell lines

Chang C cells (ATCC CCL-20.2); HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); KB cells (ATCC CCL-17); human embryonic kidney cells
Growth Conditions
Duration: Prolonged
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Name of Depositor SD Bell
Source
Conjunctival scrapings from child with trachoma, Saudi Arabia, 1956
Year of Origin 1956
References

Bell SD. . Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 9: 523, 1960.

Hierholzer JC, et al. Antigenic relationships among the 47 human adenoviruses determined in reference horse antisera. Arch. Virol. 121: 179-197, 1991. PubMed: 1759904