Human adenovirus 28 (ATCC® VR-226)

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

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Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus D
Deposited As Adenovirus type 28
Agent Human adenovirus 28
Strain BP-5
Applications
Respiratory research
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Isolation
Anal specimen from 30-month-old male, Washington, DC, 1958
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Agglutinates rhesus but not rat RBC.
REFERENCE STRAIN: Pereira, H.G. et al., Virology 20: 613, 1963.
Agglutinates rhesus but not rat RBC.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE rounding and cell detachment
Recommended Host
human embryonic kidney cells

Host of Choice: HEK cells or A-549 (ATCC CCL-185)

Host Range: KBB, HEK, A-549 and other human cell lines

HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); KB cells (ATCC CCL-17); human embryonic kidney cells; other human cell lines
Growth Conditions
Duration: 7-12 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE rounding and cell detachment
Name of Depositor L Rosen
Source
Anal specimen from 30-month-old male, Washington, DC, 1958
Year of Origin 1958
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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