Feline infectious peritonitis virus (ATCC® VR-2201)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Alphacoronavirus, Alphacoronavirus 1  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Coronaviridae, Alphacoronavirus, Alphacoronavirus 1
Agent Feline infectious peritonitis virus
Strain FIPV-1146, P80
Applications
Cross reacts with canine coronavirus, TGE virus of swine and human coronavirus 229E. For background see Pederson et al.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
FIPV-WSU-1146 isolated from necropsy of feline neonate with pneumonia and pleritis
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Harvest by freeze-thaw. Cross reacts with canine coronavirus, TGE virus of swine and human coronavirus 229E. For background see Pederson et al. (1984: ADV. Exp. Med. Bio., 173: 365-380) and U.S. Patent No. 4,195,130.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture (cell rounding and detachment)
Recommended Host
A-72 canine cells (ATCC CRL-1542)
A-72 (ATCC CRL-1542); CRFK cells (ATCC CCL-94)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 1-3 days at 34°C to 37°C
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture (cell rounding and detachment)
Name of Depositor FW Scott
Special Collection ATCC
Source
FIPV-WSU-1146 isolated from necropsy of feline neonate with pneumonia and pleritis
References

McKeirnan AJ, et al. Isolation of Feline Coronaviruses from Two Cats with Diverse Disease Manifestations. Feline Pract. 11: 16-20, 1981.

Baldwin CA, Scott FW. Feline infectious peritonitis vaccine and method of preparation. US Patent 5,043,157 dated Aug 27 1991