Felid herpesvirus 1 (ATCC® VR-1787)

Classification: Herpesviridae, Varicellovirus  /  Product Format: frozen 1 mL per vial

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Classification Herpesviridae, Varicellovirus
Deposited As Feline rhinotracheitis virus
Agent Felid herpesvirus 1
Strain FVRm (modified)
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format frozen 1 mL per vial
Storage Conditions -70°C or colder
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Comments Derived by adaptation from primary cell culture product ATCC® VR-815™ to CRFK cells (ATCC® CCL-94™).  ATCC® VR-815™ and ATCC® VR-1787™ have not been compared for sequence or infectivity in primary cell culture and tissue culture. Item is a vaccine strain. Antigenicity is specific for virus.
Effect on Host
CPE, cell rounding and sloughing
Recommended Host
Growth Conditions Temperature: 31°C
Recommendations for Infection: Plate cells 24-48 hours prior to infection and infect when cultures are 80-90% confluent. Remove medium and inoculate with a small volume of virus (e.g. 1 mL per 25 cm2) diluted to provide an optimal MOI (e.g. 0.01). Adsorb 1-2 hours at 31°C in a humidified 5% CO2 atmosphere, rocking every 10-15 minutes to redistribute inoculum. End adsorption by adding virus growth medium.
Incubation: 3-5 days
Effect on Host
CPE, cell rounding and sloughing
Name of Depositor EV Davis, Norden Laboratories, Inc.
Source Throat swab from a 3 month old cat

Davis E. Feline viral rhinotracheitis vaccine and combination feline viral rhinotracheitis-calicivirus vaccine prepared therefrom. US Patent 4,031,204 dated Jun 21 1977

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