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Cellosaurus BB [Lates] (CVCL_HG34)

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Cell line name BB [Lates]
Synonyms Barramundi Brain
Accession CVCL_HG34
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: BB [Lates] (RRID:CVCL_HG34)
Comments Group: Fish cell line.
Characteristics: Grows well from 20 to 30 Celsius, the optimal growth temperature is 28 Celsius (PubMed=16060261).
Virology: Persistantly infected by nervous necrosis virus (NNV) (PubMed=16060261; PubMed=16698284).
Derived from site: In situ; Brain; UBERON=UBERON_0000955.
Species of origin Lates calcarifer (Barramundi) (Holocentrus calcarifer) (NCBI Taxonomy: 8187)
Hierarchy Children:
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Age unspecified
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=16060261; DOI=10.3354/dao065091
Chi S.-C., Wu Y.-C., Cheng T.-M.
Persistent infection of betanodavirus in a novel cell line derived from the brain tissue of barramundi Lates calcarifer.
Dis. Aquat. Organ. 65:91-98(2005)

PubMed=16698284; DOI=10.1016/j.fsi.2006.03.002
Wu Y.-C., Chi S.-C.
Persistence of betanodavirus in Barramundi brain (BB) cell line involves the induction of interferon response.
Fish Shellfish Immunol. 21:540-547(2006)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54795052
Entry history
Entry creation01-Dec-2016
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number8