Avian coronavirus (ATCC® VR-817)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus
Deposited As Infectious bronchitis virus
Agent Avian coronavirus
Strain Connecticut A5968
Common Name Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV)
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
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.