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Cellosaurus Mvi/It (CVCL_3550)

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Cell line name Mvi/It
Synonyms MVI-it
Accession CVCL_3550
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Mvi/It (RRID:CVCL_3550)
Comments Group: Bat cell line.
Part of: Naval Biosciences Laboratory (NBL) collection (transferred to ATCC in 1982).
Characteristics: From a skin tumor found in a bat from Frio Cave, Texas.
Virology: Infected by bat gammaherpesvirus 8 (BGHV8).
Derived from site: In situ; Skin; UBERON=UBERON_0002097.
Disease Bat skin tumor (NCIt: C134955)
Species of origin Myotis velifer (Mouse-eared bat) (Cave bat) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9435)
Originate from same individual CVCL_S455 ! Mvi/Mu
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling Adult
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=27303702; DOI=10.1128/mSphere.00070-15
Shabman R.S., Shrivastava S., Tsibane T., Attie O., Jayaprakash A., Mire C.E., Dilley K.E., Puri V., Stockwell T.B., Geisbert T.W., Sachidanandam R., Basler C.F.
Isolation and characterization of a novel gammaherpesvirus from a microbat cell line.
mSphere 1:e00070.15.1-e00070.15.15(2016)

Cell line collections (Providers) ATCC; CRL-6012 - Discontinued
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0007908
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q28923528
Gene expression databases GEO; GSM2037235
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number12