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Human adenovirus 38 (ATCC® VR-988)

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

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Classification Adenoviridae, Mastadenovirus, Human adenovirus D
Deposited As Adenovirus type 38
Agent Human adenovirus 38
Strain LJ
Applications
Reacts with anti-Adeno 1 in CF.
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
Fecal specimen from 1-year-old girl with bronchopneumonia, in Oostrhout, the Netherlands
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions  -70° or colder
Comments
Reacts with anti-Adeno 1 in CF.
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (typical adenovirus CPE)
 CPE typical for adenovirus.
Recommended Host
diploid human cells

Recommended Host:  Human diploid cells.

human diploid fibroblasts; HeLa cells (ATCC CCL-2); HEp-2 cells (ATCC CCL-23)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Duration: 7 days
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (typical adenovirus CPE)
 CPE typical for adenovirus.
Name of Depositor JC de Jong
Source
Fecal specimen from 1-year-old girl with bronchopneumonia, in Oostrhout, the Netherlands
References

de Jong JC, et al. Adenovirus 38: a new human adenovirus species of subgenus D. Intervirology 22: 164-169, 1984. PubMed: 6094388

Hierholzer JC, et al. Antigenic relationships among the 47 human adenoviruses determined in reference horse antisera. Arch. Virol. 121: 179-197, 1991. PubMed: 1759904

Ma Y, Mathews MB. Structure, function, and evolution of adenovirus-associated RNA: a phylogenetic approach. J. Virol. 70: 5083-5099, 1996. PubMed: 8764016

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U52562 Human adenovirus type 38 virus-associated RNA pre-terminal protein (pTP) and 52,55K protein genes, partial cds.

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