Human rhinovirus 33 (ATCC® VR-330)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Rhinovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornaviridae, Rhinovirus
Deposited As Rhinovirus 33
Agent Human rhinovirus 33
Strain 1200
Applications
Respiratory research
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
Pool of stools from 7 patients, Maryland, 1939
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
Size estimated to be 12-15 nm by ultrafiltration. Growth not inhibited by 5-iodo-2'-deoxyuridine. Stabilized by molar MgCl(2) (50C).
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Recommended Host
H1-HeLa cells (ATCC CRL-1958)

Host of Choice: WI, HeLa, MRC-5 cells

Host Range: HD, HEK, stable human cell cultures and also MkK cells for some strains

WI-38 cells (ATCC CCL-75); HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); other human cells
Growth Conditions
Duration: 1-7 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Name of Depositor MA Mufson
Source
Pool of stools from 7 patients, Maryland, 1939
Year of Origin 1939
References

Webb PA, et al. A description of two newly-recognized Rhinoviruses of human origin. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 116: 845-852, 1964. PubMed: 14194675

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  • 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.
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