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Cellosaurus BSC40 (CVCL_3656)

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Cell line name BSC40
Synonyms BSC-40
Accession CVCL_3656
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: BSC40 (RRID:CVCL_3656)
Comments Group: Non-human primate cell line.
Problematic cell line: Misidentified. Parent cell line (BS-C-1) was originally thought to be of Chlorocebus aethiops origin but originiate from Chlorocebus pygerythrus.
Characteristics: Adapted to growth at 40 Celsius.
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Sequence variations
  • Mutation; UniProtKB; A0A7D5U6M6; MT-ND6; Simple; p.Tyr50fs*25 (c.147insG) (m.13952dupC); Zygosity=Heteroplasmic (from parent cell line).
Species of origin Chlorocebus pygerythrus (Vervet monkey) (Cercopithecus pygerythrus) (NCBI Taxonomy: 60710)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0607 (BS-C-1)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Age unspecified
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line
Web pages https://www.thermofisher.com/ch/en/home/technical-resources/cell-lines/b/cell-lines-detail-221.html

PubMed=4362640; DOI=10.1073/pnas.71.3.942
Brockman W.W., Nathans D.
The isolation of simian virus 40 variants with specifically altered genomes.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 71:942-946(1974)

Cell line collections (Providers) AddexBio; T0011003/4893
ATCC; CRL-2761
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0002038
Anatomy/cell type resources BTO; BTO:0001529
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54798394
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number18