Feline infectious peritonitis virus (ATCC® VR-989)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Alphacoronavirus, Alphacoronavirus 1  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Coronaviridae, Alphacoronavirus, Alphacoronavirus 1
Agent Feline infectious peritonitis virus
Strain WSU 79-1683 (3)
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
From mesenteric lymph node/intestinal wash of domestic cat with fatal enteritis
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Antigenic cross-reactivity with feline coronavirus; feline infectious peritonitis, strain NOR 15; and canine coronavirus, Binn strain 1-71.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (giant cells followed by rapid rounding and cell detachment)
CPE, giant cells followed by rapid rounding and cell detachment.
Recommended Host
CRFK cells (ATCC CCL-94); domestic cat

Recommended Host: CRFK cells (ATCC® CCL-94™)

CRFK cells (ATCC CCL-94)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 3 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (giant cells followed by rapid rounding and cell detachment)
CPE, giant cells followed by rapid rounding and cell detachment.
Name of Depositor AJ McKeirnan, JF Evermann
Special Collection ATCC
Source
From mesenteric lymph node/intestinal wash of domestic cat with fatal enteritis
References

Pedersen NC, et al. Pathogenicity studies of feline coronavirus isolates 79-1146 and 79-1683. Am. J. Vet. Res. 45: 2580-2585, 1984. PubMed: 6084432

McKeirnan AJ, et al. Isolation of Feline Coronaviruses from Two Cats with Diverse Disease Manifestations. Feline Pract. 11: 16-20, 1981.

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