Gallid herpesvirus 1 (ATCC® VR-783)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Iltovirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Herpesviridae, Iltovirus
Deposited As Avian laryngotracheitis
Agent Gallid herpesvirus 1
Strain N-71851
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
Trachea and lungs of a chicken with respiratory rales
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Little or no cross-neutralization with herpes simplex virus. No hemagglutination activity. This strain is similar but not identical to Lederle strain.
Effect on Host
Plaque formation on chorioallantoic membranes
Death of embryo
Recommended Host
chicken embryo; chicken embryo fibroblasts in tissue culture
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 5-7 days
Effect on Host
Plaque formation on chorioallantoic membranes
Death of embryo
Name of Depositor LE Hanson
Source
Trachea and lungs of a chicken with respiratory rales
References

Fitzgerald JE, Hanson LE. . Am. J. Vet. Res. 24: 1297, 1963.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U63463 Gallid herpesvirus 1 DNA polymerase gene, partial cds.