Avian coronavirus (ATCC® VR-841)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

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Classification Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus
Deposited As Infectious bronchitis virus
Agent Avian coronavirus
Strain Arkansas 99
Common Name Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV)
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Trachea of chicken with respiratory rales, Arkansas
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
Effect on Host
Stunting of embryo, curled toes, clubbed down, low mortality
Recommended Host
chicken embryo
chicken embryo; chicken
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Incubation: 30 hours
Effect on Host
Stunting of embryo, curled toes, clubbed down, low mortality
Name of Depositor SR Hopkins
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Trachea of chicken with respiratory rales, Arkansas
References

Fields DB. Arkansas 99, a new infectious bronchitis serotype. Avian Dis. 17: 659-661, 1973. PubMed: 4748352

Johnson RB, et al. A new serotype of infectious bronchitis virus responsible for respiratory disease in Arkansas broiler flocks. Avian Dis. 17: 518-523, 1973. PubMed: 4748341

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  • 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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