Avian coronavirus (ATCC® VR-817)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus
Deposited As Infectious bronchitis virus
Agent Avian coronavirus
Strain Connecticut A5968
Common Name Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV)
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Isolation
Trachea from 2-week-old chick with mild respiratory distress, Connecticut
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C
Comments
Incubate 10 days for maximum virus titer.
Effect on Host
Dwarfing, curling and death in chicken embryos
Respiratory disease in chickens
Recommended Host
chicken; chicken embryo
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.5°C
Incubation: 2 days
Effect on Host
Dwarfing, curling and death in chicken embryos
Respiratory disease in chickens
Name of Depositor RE Luginbuhl
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Trachea from 2-week-old chick with mild respiratory distress, Connecticut
References

Jungherr EL. . Proc. 60th Ann. Meeting U.S. Livestock Sanit. Assoc. : 203-209, 1956.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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