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Cellosaurus A8 (CVCL_4564)

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Cell line name A8
Synonyms A-8
Accession CVCL_4564
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: A8 (RRID:CVCL_4564)
Comments Group: Amphibian cell line.
Derived from site: In situ; Liver; UBERON=UBERON_0002107.
Species of origin Xenopus laevis (African clawed frog) (NCBI Taxonomy: 8355)
Hierarchy Children:
CVCL_C0YN (A8 2k)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling Adult stage
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

Rafferty K.A. Jr.
Mass culture of amphibian cells: methods and observations concerning stability of cell type.
(In) Biology of amphibian tumors; Mizell M. (eds.); pp.52-81; Springer; New York (1969)

PubMed=307557; DOI=10.1002/jcp.1040960310
Chinchar G.D., Sinclair J.H.
Amphibian cells in culture. II. Isolation of drug-resistant variants and an asparagine-independent variant.
J. Cell. Physiol. 96:343-354(1978)

PubMed=12892530; DOI=10.1290/1543-706X(2003)039<0071:PADOXA>2.0.CO;2
Tanaka M., Asashima M., Atomi Y.
Proliferation and differentiation of Xenopus A6 cells under hypergravity as revealed by time-lapse imaging.
In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. Anim. 39:71-79(2003)

Cell line collections (Providers) RCB; RCB0773
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0050154
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54607217
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number14