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Cellosaurus HaK (CVCL_3315)

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Cell line name HaK
Synonyms Hak; Hamster Kidney
Accession CVCL_3315
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: HaK (RRID:CVCL_3315)
Comments Group: Space-flown cell line (cellonaut).
Anecdotal: Have been flown in space on shuttle flight STS-42 (Spacelab IML-1) to study growth and metabolism in microgravity (PubMed=11541489).
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Species of origin Mesocricetus auratus (Golden hamster) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10036)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling Adult
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=14185313; DOI=10.1126/science.146.3641.241
Cell Culture Collection Committee
Animal cell strains. The Cell Culture Collection Committee has assembled and certified 23 strains of animal cells.
Science 146:241-243(1964)

Stulberg C.S., Coriell L.L., Kniazeff A.J., Shannon J.E.
The animal cell culture collection.
In Vitro 5:1-16(1970)

Lorenzi G., Gmunder F.K., Cogoli A.
Cultivation of hamster kidney cells in a dynamic cell culture system in space (Spacelab IML-1 mission).
Microgravity Sci. Technol. 6:34-38(1993)

Cell line collections (Providers) ATCC; CCL-15
ECACC; 90102522
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0003620
CLDB; cl1563
CLDB; cl1564
CLDB; cl1565
CLDB; cl1566
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54872377
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number14