Caviid parainfluenza virus 3 (ATCC® VR-1547)

Classification: Paramyxoviridae, Paramyxovirinae, Respirovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Paramyxoviridae, Paramyxovirinae, Respirovirus
Agent Caviid parainfluenza virus 3
Strain TS-9
Applications
Respiratory research
Positive for Mycoplasma Yes
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
pharyngeal swab - animal
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects
CPE: syncytia with some rounding of cells within plaques
Recommended Host

Host of Choice: BHK-21 (ATCC CCL-10)

Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: Cytopathic effects
CPE: syncytia with some rounding of cells within plaques
Name of Depositor JH Simmons, T Churchill
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
J H Simmons
T Churchill
Source
pharyngeal swab - animal
References

nasopharyngeal swabs from guinea pigs

syncytia with some rounding of cells within plaques

contaminated with Mycoplasma hyorhinis