Table 3: IBV strains with GenBank accession numbers used in this study.

IBV strainTropismGenBank Accession No.

M41RespiratoryM21883
ConnecticutRespiratoryL18990
DEL072RespiratoryU77298
Ark/15C/96RespiratoryAF169859
BeaudetteRespiratoryX02342
4/91RespiratoryAF093794
D3896RespiratoryX52084
B1648NephropathogenicX87238
H120VaccineM21970
LX4Proventriculus/nephropathogenicHM194716
QXIBVProventriculusAF193423
CK/CH/LDL/97IRespiratoryEF030998
CK/CH/SCYA/10INephropathogenicHM363027
J2ProventriculusAF286303
Q1ProventriculusAF286302
IS/1201RespiratoryDQ400359
IS/1366Respiratory/nephropathogenicEU350550
IS/1464Respiratory/nephropathogenicEU780077
IS/885NephropathogenicAY279533
Variant 1Respiratory/nephropathogenicAF093795
Variant 2Respiratory/nephropathogenicAF093796
Sul/01/09Respiratory/nephropathogenicGQ281656
N1/62NephropathogenicU29522
N1/88RespiratoryU29450