Chlamydophila psittaci (Lillie) Everett et al. (ATCC® VR-854)

Classification: Chlamydiaceae  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Chlamydiaceae
Deposited As Psittacosis
Agent Chlamydophila psittaci (Lillie) Everett et al.
Strain Psittacosis strain DD34
Biosafety Level 3

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Isolation
Parrot
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70° or colder
Comments
For growth in TC, centrifuge inoculum onto cell monolayer at 2000 X g for 1 hour at 22-37°C.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (inclusions) in tissue culture detectable by immunofluore scence
Recommended Host
8 day chicken embryo; Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)
8-day-old embyronated chicken eggs; Vero cells (ATCC CCL-81)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 36°C
Incubation: 2 days
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects (inclusions) in tissue culture detectable by immunofluore scence
Name of Depositor WA Chappell
Source
Parrot
References

Davis DJ. J. Immunol. 62: 193, 1949.