Human rhinovirus 44 (ATCC® VR-337)

Classification: Picornaviridae, Rhinovirus, Human rhinovirus A  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Picornaviridae, Rhinovirus, Human rhinovirus A
Agent Human rhinovirus 44
Strain 71560
Applications
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Throat, adult male
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C
Comments
Size estimated to be approximately 27nm by ultrafiltration. Growth not inhibited by IUDR. Stabilzed by 1 M MgCl(2). Reciprocal relationship with type 29 has been reproted. See introductory summary also.
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
Throat, adult male
References

Mufson MA, et al. A description of six new Rhinoviruses of human origin. Am. J. Epidemiol. 81: 32-43, 1965. PubMed: 14246079

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