Felid herpesvirus 1 (ATCC® VR-636)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Varicellovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Herpesviridae, Varicellovirus
Deposited As Feline herpesvirus
Agent Felid herpesvirus 1
Strain C-27
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.

Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Intranuclear inclusion demonstrated in kittens and TC.
Effect on Host
Recommended Host
Feline kidney cells
Growth Conditions

Temperature: 37°C

Incubation: 3 days

Effect on Host
Name of Depositor J Parker
Source Throat and conjunctiva swab from cat with respiratory infection

Crandell RA, Maurer FD. Isolation of a feline virus associated with intranuclear inclusion bodies. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 97: 487-490, 1958. PubMed: 13518313

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U63462 Feline herpesvirus 1 DNA polymerase gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF022391 Feline herpesvirus 1 immediate early protein, glycoprotein gL, and uracil DNA glycosylase genes, complete cds.

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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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