FELINE INFECTIOUS PERITONITIS VIRUS (VR-2202)

Designation / Description FELINE INFECTIOUS PERITONITIS VIRUS
U.S. Patent Number
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.

Comments
Harvest by freeze-thaw. Cross reacts with canine cornoavirus, TGE virus of swine and human coronavirus 229E. For background see Pederson et al. (1984: Adv. Exp. Med. Biol., 173:365-380) and U.S. Patent No. 4,195,130.
Shipped frozen
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  • 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.
Basic Documentation
References

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