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SPECIES: monkey, vervet
ECACC catalog code: 90091902
Susceptibility to viruses: many types of viruses
Description: Monkey Vervet kidney
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Prof LL Mironova , VP Gratchjov , NV Cuznetsova , VD Popova , Institute of Poliomyelities and Viral Encephalitides, Moscow, RUSSIA (Originator)
Restricted. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Virus studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 to 1:6 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Derived from kidney of a vervet monkey. Distribution restricted to non-profit organisations with involvement in virus vaccine research and development.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Vopr Virusol 1984;4:503-506 - PMID: 6495709
- Vopr Virusol 1987;6:740-743 - PMID: 3445593
See homonymous cell lines in other collections and catalogues.
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P. Romano, A. Manniello, O. Aresu, M. Armento, M. Cesaro, B. Parodi.
Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
Nucleic Acids Research 2009 37(Database issue):D925-D932.