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Cellosaurus KC-1 [Koala] (CVCL_IK54)

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Cell line name KC-1 [Koala]
Synonyms Koala Conjunctiva-1
Accession CVCL_IK54
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: KC-1 [Koala] (RRID:CVCL_IK54)
Comments Group: Marsupial cell line.
Doubling time: 16.5 hours (Note=In 10% FCS), 26.5 hours (Note=In 2% FCS), 86 hours (Note=In absence of FCS) (PubMed=14505439).
Derived from site: In situ; Eye, conjunctiva; UBERON=UBERON_0001811.
Species of origin Phascolarctos cinereus (Koala) (NCBI Taxonomy: 38626)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Adult
Category Finite cell line

PubMed=14505439; DOI=10.1007/s11626-003-0002-3
Girjes A.A., Lee K.E., Carrick F.N.
Establishment and characterization of a new epithelial cell line, KC-1, from koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) conjunctiva.
In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. Anim. 39:110-113(2003)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54899594
Entry history
Entry creation01-Dec-2016
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number7