LuIII virus (ATCC® VR-904)

Classification: Parvoviridae, Parvovirus, LuIII virus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Parvoviridae, Parvovirus, LuIII virus
Agent LuIII virus
Strain none
Biosafety Level 3
Isolation
Human lung line cell culture (Lu 106)
Product Format frozen
Comments
Requires actively dividing cell for replication. Hemagglutinates human, GP and Rat RBCs. Very stable.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (cell rounding, granular cytoplasm)
Recommended Host
HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2)
HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); HEp-2 cells (ATCC CCL-23); chimpanzee liver
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 2 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (cell rounding, granular cytoplasm)
Name of Depositor KF Soike
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Human lung line cell culture (Lu 106)
References

Hallauer C, et al. Parvoiruses as contaminants of permanent human cell lines. I. Virus isolation from 1960-1970. Arch. Gesamte Virusforsch. 35: 80-90, 1971. PubMed: 5167103

Hallauer C, et al. Parvoviruses as contaminants of permanent human cell lines. 3. Biological properties of the isolated viruses. Arch. Gesamte Virusforsch. 38: 366-382, 1972. PubMed: 5083410

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