Cellosaurus logo
expasy logo

Cellosaurus QAU-BTI-Tn9-4s (CVCL_AV37)

[Text version]
Cell line name QAU-BTI-Tn9-4s
Synonyms QB-Tn9-4s
Accession CVCL_AV37
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: QAU-BTI-Tn9-4s (RRID:CVCL_AV37)
Comments Group: Insect cell line.
Doubling time: 22.9-24.1 hours (Note=In serum-free Sf-900 III medium), 27.4 hours (Note=In TNM-FH medium) (PubMed=25373171); 22.6 hours (PubMed=21979569).
Derived from site: In situ; Whole embryo; UBERON=UBERON_0000922.
Species of origin Trichoplusia ni (Cabbage looper) (NCBI Taxonomy: 7111)
Hierarchy Children:
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Embryonic stage
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

Meng M.-J., Li T.-L., Li C.-L., Li G.-X.
A suspended cell line from Trichoplusia ni (Lepidoptera): characterization and expression of recombinant proteins.
Insect Sci. 15:423-428(2008)

PubMed=21979569; DOI=10.1007/s12250-011-3201-1
Shan M., Zhang S.-Y., Jiang L., Ma M., Li G.-X.
Susceptibility to AcMNPV and expression of recombinant proteins by a novel cell clone derived from a Trichoplusia ni QAU-BTI-Tn9-4s cell line.
Virol. Sin. 26:297-305(2011)

PubMed=25373171; DOI=10.1093/jis/14.1.24
Zheng G.-L., Zhou H.-X., Li C.-Y.
Serum-free culture of the suspension cell line QB-Tn9-4s of the cabbage looper, Trichoplusia ni, is highly productive for virus replication and recombinant protein expression.
J. Insect Sci. 14:24-24(2014)

PubMed=29133148; DOI=10.1016/j.pep.2017.11.002
Geisler C., Jarvis D.L.
Adventitious viruses in insect cell lines used for recombinant protein expression.
Protein Expr. Purif. 144:25-32(2017)

Cell line databases/resources ICLDB; qau-bti-tn9-4s
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54948780
Entry history
Entry creation02-May-2016
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number9