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

Classification: Chlamydiaceae  /  Product Format: frozen

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

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
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.

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