Feline picornavirus (ATCC® VR-651)

Classification: Calicivirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Calicivirus
Agent Feline picornavirus
Strain KCD
Applications
Cross-reacts with other members of the feline picornavirus group, heat and acid labile.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Spleen from cat
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Comments
Cross-reacts with other members of the feline picornavirus group, heat and acid labile.
Effect on Host
Foci of swollen refractile cells, no inclusions, rapid progress of CPE
Recommended Host
Fc3Tg cells (ATCC CCL-176)
feline kidney cells in tissue culture; FC3.Tg
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 56 hours
Effect on Host
Foci of swollen refractile cells, no inclusions, rapid progress of CPE
Name of Depositor JH Gillespie
Source
Spleen from cat
References

Fastier LB. A new feline virus isolated in tissue culture. Am. J. Vet. Res. 18: 382-389, 1957.