Human adenovirus 3 (ATCC® VR-847)

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

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Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus B
Agent Human adenovirus 3
Strain GB
Applications
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Not listed in NIAID catalog; presumed from nasal washings of adult male, common cold volunteer, Maryland, 1953
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Agglutinates rhesus RBC. Weakly oncogenic. This preparation (VR-847) derived from passage (replenishment) of VR-1080 (NIAID V203-001-014).
REFERENCE STRAIN: Pereira, H.G. et al., Virology 20: 613, 1963.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE, fusing of cells and cell sloughing
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE, fusing of cells and cell sloughing
Name of Depositor NIH/NIAID
Source
Not listed in NIAID catalog; presumed from nasal washings of adult male, common cold volunteer, Maryland, 1953
Year of Origin 1953
References

Rowe WP, et al. Studies of the adenoidal-pharyngeal-conjunctival (APC) group of viruses. Am. J. Hyg. 61: 197-218, 1955.

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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