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Cellosaurus SK-6 (CVCL_D296)

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Cell line name SK-6
Synonyms SK6; Swine Kidney-6
Accession CVCL_D296
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: SK-6 (RRID:CVCL_D296)
Comments Virology: Susceptible to infection by a wide variety of viruses including porcine adenoviruses, vaccinia and swinepox viruses (PubMed=4336054).
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Species of origin Sus scrofa (Pig) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9823)
Hierarchy Children:
CVCL_RW95 (SK6-MxLuc)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 6M
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=4336054; DOI=10.1016/S0034-5288(18)34087-6
Kasza L., Shadduck J.A., Christofinis G.J.
Establishment, viral susceptibility and biological characteristics of a swine kidney cell line SK-6.
Res. Vet. Sci. 13:46-51(1972)

PubMed=19941903; DOI=10.1016/j.jviromet.2009.11.022
Karger A., Bettin B., Lenk M., Mettenleiter T.C.
Rapid characterisation of cell cultures by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionisation mass spectrometric typing.
J. Virol. Methods 164:116-121(2010)

PubMed=24973239; DOI=10.1099/vir.0.065995-0
Richter M., Reimann I., Schirrmeier H., Kirkland P.D., Beer M.
The viral envelope is not sufficient to transfer the unique broad cell tropism of Bungowannah virus to a related pestivirus.
J. Gen. Virol. 95:2216-2222(2014)

PubMed=34737324; DOI=10.1038/s41598-021-00779-5
Lung O., Candlish R.C., Nebroski M., Kruckiewicz P., Buchanan C., Moniwa M.
High-throughput sequencing for species authentication and contamination detection of 63 cell lines.
Sci. Rep. 11:21657-21657(2021)

Cell line collections (Providers) BCRJ; 0225 - Discontinued
Anatomy/cell type resources BTO; BTO:0005887
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54953596
Entry history
Entry creation22-Oct-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number13