Caprine respiratory syncytial virus (ATCC® VR-1486)

Classification: Paramyxoviridae, Pneumovirinae, Pneumovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Paramyxoviridae, Pneumovirinae, Pneumovirus
Agent Caprine respiratory syncytial virus
Strain GRSV
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
derived from ATCC VR-1341 following treatment with Mycoplasma Removal Agent
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions   -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (syncytium formation)
CPE (syncytium formation)
Recommended Host
bovine turbinate (BT) cells (ATCC CRL-1390)

Host of Choice:  BT (ATCC CRL-1390)

Host Range:  bovine and ovine TC

bovine cells in tissue culture; ovine cells in tissue culture
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Duration: 5-10 days at 37C in BT cells (ATCC CRL-1390)
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects (syncytium formation)
CPE (syncytium formation)
Name of Depositor ATCC, HD Lehmkuhl
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Source
derived from ATCC VR-1341 following treatment with Mycoplasma Removal Agent
References

Lehmkuhl HD, et al. Morphogenesis and structure of caprine respiratory syncytial virus. Arch. Virol. 65: 269-276, 1980. PubMed: 7416970

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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