Feline picornavirus (ATCC® VR-654)

Classification: Calicivirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Calicivirus
Agent Feline picornavirus
Strain CFI/68 FIV
Applications
Cross-reacts with other members of the feline picornavirus group, heat and acid labile.
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Blood and throat swab from cat with fulminating respiratory illness
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)
cat (domestic and exotic); feline tissue culture cells
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 2 days
Effect on Host
Foci of swollen refractile cells, no inclusions, rapid progress of CPE
Name of Depositor JH Gillespie
Source
Blood and throat swab from cat with fulminating respiratory illness
References

Crandell RA, Madin SH. . Am. J. Vet. Res. 21: 551, 1960.