Human adenovirus 26 (ATCC® VR-224)

Classification: Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus D  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus D
Deposited As Adenovirus type 26
Agent Human adenovirus 26
Strain BP-2
Applications
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Anal specimen from 9-month-old male, Washington, DC, 1956
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -60°C or colder
Comments
Agglutinates rat RBC.
REFERENCE STRAIN: Pereira, H.G. et al., Virology 20: 613, 1963.
Agglutinates rat RBC.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Recommended Host
KB cells (ATCC CCL-17)

Host of Choice: KB cells

Host Range: HeLa, KB, HEK and other human cell lines

HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); KB cells (ATCC CCL-17); human embryonic kidney cells
Growth Conditions
Duration: 7-12 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE
Name of Depositor L Rosen
Source
Anal specimen from 9-month-old male, Washington, DC, 1956
Year of Origin 1956
References

Baron S, et al. Four newly recognized adenoviruses. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 107: 434-437, 1961. PubMed: 13743340

Hierholzer JC, et al. Antigenic relationships among the 47 human adenoviruses determined in reference horse antisera. Arch. Virol. 121: 179-197, 1991. PubMed: 1759904

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