Chlamydophila psittaci (Lillie) Everett et al. (ATCC® VR-122)

Classification: Chlamydiaceae  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Chlamydiaceae
Deposited As Meningopneumonitis
Agent Chlamydophila psittaci (Lillie) Everett et al.
Strain Meningopneumonitis strain Francis
Biosafety Level 3
Ferret inoculated with human material, 1934
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70° or colder
Effect on Host
Host death
Recommended Host
chicken embryo, yolk sac inoculation
chicken embryo; mouse, i.c. inoculation; cat
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 2-10 days
Effect on Host
Host death
Name of Depositor HM Jenkin
Ferret inoculated with human material, 1934
Year of Origin 1934

Francis T Jr.. . J. Exp. Med. 68: 147, 1938.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB001784 Chlamydia psittaci gene for 16S rRNA, strain:Cal-10.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF269262 Chlamydophila psittaci MN major outer membrane protein (ompA) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U68453 Chlamydia psittaci MN, ATCC VR-122 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence, intergenic spacer, and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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