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Cellosaurus Porthos (CVCL_2695)

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Cell line name Porthos
Synonyms PORTHOS; PORTHOS-6 H; PORTHOS-6H; PORcine THyroid 'O' Serum
Accession CVCL_2695
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Porthos (RRID:CVCL_2695)
Comments Derived from site: In situ; Thyroid gland; UBERON=UBERON_0002046.
Species of origin Sus scrofa (Pig) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9823)
Hierarchy Children:
CVCL_2298 (Athos)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Adult
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

Fayet G., Hovsepian S.
Strategy of thyroid cell culture in defined media and the isolation of the OVNIS and PORTHOS cell strains.
(In) Progress in endocrine research and therapy, Vol. 2, Thyroglobulin -- the prothyroid hormone; Eggo M.C., Burrow G.N. (eds.); pp.211-224; Raven Press; New York (1985)

Gerber H., Peter H.-J., Asmis L., Studer H.
Thyroid cell lines in research on goitrogenesis.
Thyroidology 3:115-118(1991)

PubMed=8514246; DOI=10.1055/s-2007-1002085
Degryse B., Hovsepian S., Fayet G.
Insulin regulates plasminogen activator production in two porcine thyroid cell lines.
Horm. Metab. Res. 25:238-239(1993)

Cell line collections (Providers) ECACC; 93122323
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0008478
CLDB; cl3929
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54947755
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number8