Avian coronavirus (ATCC® VR-817)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus
Agent Avian coronavirus
Strain Connecticut A5968
Common Name Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV)
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Trachea from 2-week-old chick with mild respiratory distress, Connecticut
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C
Comments
Incubate 10 days for maximum virus titer.
Effect on Host
Dwarfing, curling and death in chicken embryos
Respiratory disease in chickens
Recommended Host
chicken; chicken embryo
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.5°C
Incubation: 2 days
Effect on Host
Dwarfing, curling and death in chicken embryos
Respiratory disease in chickens
Name of Depositor RE Luginbuhl
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Trachea from 2-week-old chick with mild respiratory distress, Connecticut
References

Jungherr EL. . Proc. 60th Ann. Meeting U.S. Livestock Sanit. Assoc. : 203-209, 1956.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customer Acceptance of Responsibility, ATCC Form 62 required for distribution.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
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