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Cellosaurus PK15-C1 (CVCL_JF21)

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Cell line name PK15-C1
Accession CVCL_JF21
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: PK15-C1 (RRID:CVCL_JF21)
Comments Group: Patented cell line.
Registration: International Depositary Authority, American Type Culture Collection (ATCC); PTA-8244.
Virology: Highly susceptible to infection by porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2).
Doubling time: 16.9 +- 1.1 hours (PubMed=17889922).
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Species of origin Sus scrofa (Pig) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9823)
Breed/subspecies: Hampshire.
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_2160 (PK-15)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling Adult
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=17889922; DOI=10.1016/j.virol.2007.08.014
Zhu Y., Lau A.H.-L., Lau J.S.-K., Jia Q., Karuppannan A.K., Kwang J.H.-S.
Enhanced replication of porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) in a homogeneous subpopulation of PK15 cell line.
Virology 369:423-430(2007)

Lau A.H.-L., Lau J.S.-K., Kwang J.H.-S.
Production of homogeneous cell line highly permissive to porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) infection.
Patent number US8518696, 27-Aug-2013

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54947467
Entry history
Entry creation15-May-2017
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number10