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Cellosaurus ESK-4 (CVCL_3685)

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Cell line name ESK-4
Synonyms ESK4; Embryonic Swine Kidney-4
Accession CVCL_3685
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: ESK-4 (RRID:CVCL_3685)
Comments Group: Patented cell line.
Registration: International Depositary Authority, American Type Culture Collection (ATCC); CL-184.
Virology: Susceptible to infection by bovine viral diarrhea virus (BVDV) (PubMed=7989438).
Derived from site: In situ; Fetal kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Species of origin Sus scrofa (Pig) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9823)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 11-12FW
Category Finite cell line

Bordt D.E., Thomas P.C.
Diploid porcine embryonic cell strains, cultures produced therefrom, and use of said cultures for production of vaccines.
Patent number US4070453, 24-Jan-1978

PubMed=7989438; DOI=10.1016/0166-0934(94)90120-1
Bolin S.R., Ridpath J.F., Black J., Macy M.L., Roblin R.O. III
Survey of cell lines in the American Type Culture Collection for bovine viral diarrhea virus.
J. Virol. Methods 48:211-221(1994)

PubMed=19508353; DOI=10.1111/j.1744-313X.2009.00853.x
Ho C.S., Franzo-Romain M.H., Lee Y.J., Lee J.H., Smith D.M.
Sequence-based characterization of swine leucocyte antigen alleles in commercially available porcine cell lines.
Int. J. Immunogenet. 36:231-234(2009)

Cell line collections (Providers) ATCC; CL-184
BCRC; 60202
ECACC; 93120821
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0002953
CLDB; cl1174
CLDB; cl1175
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54832826
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number13