Human adenovirus 16 (ATCC® VR-17)

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

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Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus B
Agent Human adenovirus 16
Strain Ch. 79
Applications
Agglutinates rhesus RBC. This strain has been found to produce acute follicular conjunctivitis in human volunteers (Feng, M et al.
Agglutinates rhesus RBC. This strain has been found to produce acute follicular conjunctivitis in human volunteers (Feng, M et al.
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Conjunctival scrapings from an 11-month-old female, Saudi Arabia, 1955
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Agglutinates rhesus RBC. This strain has been found to produce acute follicular conjunctivitis in human volunteers (Feng, M et al., Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 8: 501, 1959.
REFERENCE STRAIN: Pereira, H.G. et al., Virology 20: 613, 1963.
Agglutinates rhesus RBC. This strain has been found to produce acute follicular conjunctivitis in human volunteers (Feng, M et al., Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 8: 501, 1959.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE (cell fusing and sloughing)
Recommended Host
human embryonic kidney cells; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); KB cells (ATCC CCL-17)

Host of Choice:  A549 (ATCC CCL-185)

Host Range:  A549, HEK, HeLa, KB, and other human cell lines.

human embryonic kidney cells; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); KB cells (ATCC CCL-17)
Growth Conditions
Duration: 2-3 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE (cell fusing and sloughing)
Name of Depositor RJ Huebner
Source
Conjunctival scrapings from an 11-month-old female, Saudi Arabia, 1955
Year of Origin 1955
References

Murray ES, et al. Adenoviruses from Canadian cases of keratocon- junctivitis. Am. J. Ophthalmol. 43: 32-35, 1957.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U06106 Mastadenovirus h16 Ch. 79, ATCC VR-17 serotype 16 fiber gene, complete cds.

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