Human adenovirus 29 (ATCC® VR-272)

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

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Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus D
Deposited As Adenovirus type 29
Agent Human adenovirus 29
Strain BP-6
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 35-month-old male, Washington, DC, 1959
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Agglutinates rat RBC.
Agglutinates rat RBC.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects in tissue culture
CPE (cell fusing, degeneration, and sloughing)
Recommended Host
KB cells (ATCC CCL-17); human embryonic kidney cells

Host of Choice:  A549 (ATCC CCL-185)

Host Range:  A549, HEK, HeLa, KB, 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 (cell fusing, degeneration, and sloughing)
Name of Depositor M Schaeffer
Source
Anal specimen from 35-month-old male, Washington, DC, 1959
Year of Origin 1959
References

Hovis JF, et al. Further observation on typing adenoviruses and a description of two possible additional serotypes. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 110: 710-713, 1962. PubMed: 14493907

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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