Feline infectious peritonitis virus (ATCC® VR-867)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Alphacoronavirus, Alphacoronavirus 1  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Classification Coronaviridae, Alphacoronavirus, Alphacoronavirus 1
Agent Feline infectious peritonitis virus
Strain Dahlberg
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Liver from cat with infectious peritonitis
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions -70°C
Comments
Antigenic relationship (one way) with TGE virus in immunofluorescence test.
Effect on Host
Dose-dependent growth retardation in suckling mice or rats
Peritonitis or subclinical infection in cats
Recommended Host
domestic cat; 1 day old suckling mice, i.c. inoculation
cat; suckling mouse; rat; hamster, i.c. inoculation
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 7 days in sM
Effect on Host
Dose-dependent growth retardation in suckling mice or rats
Peritonitis or subclinical infection in cats
Name of Depositor AD Osterhaus
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Liver from cat with infectious peritonitis
References

Osterhaus AD, et al. Feline infectious peritonitis virus. II. Propagation in suckling mouse brain. Zbl. Vet. Med. 25: 301-307, 1978. PubMed: 211754

Horzinek MC, et al. Feline infectious peritonitis virus. Zbl. Vet. Med. 24: 398-405, 1977. PubMed: 878736