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Cellosaurus AVG-16 (CVCL_4110)

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Cell line name AVG-16
Accession CVCL_4110
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: AVG-16 (RRID:CVCL_4110)
Comments Characteristics: Requires a media supplement called Ovagrow-S2A for continuous growth, but the company (Aivogen AG) producing this media does not exist anymore (Direct_author_submission).
Miscellaneous: Media supplement from personal communication of Horisberger M.A.
Derived from site: In situ; Ovary, ovarian follicle, granulosa cell layer; UBERON=UBERON_0005170.
Species of origin Sus scrofa (Pig) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9823)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 4-5M
Category Conditionally immortalized cell line

PubMed=16848633; DOI=10.1290/0511081.1
Horisberger M.A.
A method for prolonged survival of primary cell lines.
In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. Anim. 42:143-148(2006)

Sadowska A., Nynca A., Korzeniewska M., Piasecka-Srader J., Orlowska K., Swigonska S., Ciereszko R.E.
Characterization of porcine granulosa cell line AVG-16.
Folia Biol. (Praha) 61:184-194(2015)

Cell line collections (Providers) ECACC; 06062701
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54751910
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number12