Chlamydophila caviae Everett et al. (ATCC® VR-2575)

Classification: Chlamydiaceae  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Chlamydiaceae
Deposited As Guinea pig inclusion conjunctivitis
Agent Chlamydophila caviae Everett et al.
Strain Strain: 1
Applications
Patent deposit, prepared by passage of ATCC VR-813 in McCoy cells (recommended host).
Biosafety Level 2

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Isolation
Guinea pig conjunctiva
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70° or colder
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Comments
Patent deposit, prepared by passage of ATCC VR-813 in McCoy cells (recommended host). In general, inclusions are visible 3-4 days after inoculation of GP eye, vagina, and urethra with approximately 10(3) dilution of the y.s. material.
-70C or lower
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: inclusions visualized by immunofluorescence
Inclusions visualized by FA; mild conjunctivitis in GP.
Yes, in vivo effects: mild conjuctivitis in guinea pig
Effect on Host
Yes, in vitro effects: inclusions visualized by immunofluorescence
Inclusions visualized by FA; mild conjunctivitis in GP.
Yes, in vivo effects: mild conjuctivitis in guinea pig
Name of Depositor Gen-Probe Inc.
U.S. Patent
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Source
Guinea pig conjunctiva
References

Murray ES. Guinea pig inclusion conjunctivitis virus. I. Isolation and identification as a member of the Psittacosis-Lymphogranuloma-Trachoma group. J. Infect. Dis. 114: 1-12, 1964. PubMed: 14118043