Rickettsia heilongjiangii (ATCC® VR-1524)

Classification: Rickettsiae  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Rickettsiae
Agent Rickettsia heilongjiangii
Strain 054
Applications
The recommended method for rapid authentication is by encoding gene sequencing using rOmpA with the accession number AF179362.
Biosafety Level 3
Isolation
hemolymph of Dermacentor silvarum ticks
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
The recommended method for rapid authentication is by encoding gene sequencing using rOmpA with the accession number AF179362.
Effect on Host
Effect: CPE; rounding and sloughing of monolayer
CPE with rounding and sloughing of monolayer
Recommended Host
Vero (ATCC CCL-81) cells
Vero 76 (ATCC CRL-1587), Vero (ATCC CCL-81), human
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 5 days at 32-34°C
Cryopreservation
Storage temperature: -70°C or lower
Effect on Host
Effect: CPE; rounding and sloughing of monolayer
CPE with rounding and sloughing of monolayer
Name of Depositor D Raoult
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Source
hemolymph of Dermacentor silvarum ticks
References

. Genotypic and antigenic identification of two new strains of spotted fever group rickettsiae isolated from China.. J. Clin. Microbiol. 31: 83-88, 1993. PubMed: 8093253

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF179362 Rickettsia sp. HLJ-054 strain HLJ-054 OmpA (ompA) gene, partial cds.