Feline infectious peritonitis virus (VR-2128)

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

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Classification Coronaviridae, Alphacoronavirus, Alphacoronavirus 1
Agent Feline infectious peritonitis virus
Strain FIPV-1146, P50
Applications
Cross reacts with canine coronavirus, TGE virus of swine and Human coronavirus 229E. For background information see Pederson et al.
Biosafety Level 2

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
FIPV-WSU-1146 isolated from a neonatal kitten, Washington State University (McKeirnan & Evermann, 1979)
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Comments
Zoopathogenic. This holding (VR-2128), VR-2167 and VR-2126 are attenuated derivatives of VR-2125, FIPV 79-1146. Patent deposit.
Cross reacts with canine coronavirus, TGE virus of swine and Human coronavirus 229E. For background information see Pederson et al. (1984: Adv. Exp. Med. Biol., 173: 365-380) and U.S. Patent No. 4,195,130.
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture (A-72 cultures)
Recommended Host
A-72 canine cells (ATCC CRL-1542)
A-72 cells (ATCC CRL-1542); feline cell lines such as fcwf-4; CRFK cells (ATCC CCL-94)
Growth Conditions
Incubation: 1-2 days at 34°C
Effect on Host
Cytopathic effects in tissue culture (A-72 cultures)
Name of Depositor FW Scott
U.S. Patent Number
Special Collection ATCC
Source
FIPV-WSU-1146 isolated from a neonatal kitten, Washington State University (McKeirnan & Evermann, 1979)
Year of Origin 1979
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.

Baldwin CA, Scott FW. Feline infectious peritonitis vaccine and method of preparation. US Patent 5,043,157 dated Aug 27 1991

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