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Cellosaurus NCTC 3196 (CVCL_U988)

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Cell line name NCTC 3196
Synonyms NCTC-3196; NCTC subline 3196; LLC-MK2(NCTC-3196); LLC-MK2-NCTC subline 3196
Accession CVCL_U988
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: NCTC 3196 (RRID:CVCL_U988)
Comments Group: Non-human primate cell line.
Group: Serum/protein free medium cell line.
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Species of origin Macaca mulatta (Rhesus macaque) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9544)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_3009 (LLC-MK2)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Adult
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=13821019; DOI=10.1093/oxfordjournals.aje.a120078
Evans V.J., Kerr H.A., McQuilkin W.T., Earle W.R., Hull R.N.
Growth in vitro of a long-term strain of monkey-kidney cells in medium NCTC 109 free of any added protein.
Am. J. Hyg. 70:297-302(1959)

PubMed=14449901; DOI=10.1084/jem.115.5.903
Hull R.N., Cherry W.R., Tritch O.J.
Growth characteristics of monkey kidney cell strains LLC-MK1, LLC-MK2, and LLC-MK2(NCTC-3196) and their utility in virus research.
J. Exp. Med. 115:903-918(1962)

Hull R.N., Tritch O.J.
Characterization of cell strains by viral susceptibility.
Natl. Cancer Inst. Monogr. 7:161-172(1962)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54908273
Entry history
Entry creation16-Apr-2014
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number13