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Cellosaurus Bge 1 (CVCL_UA33)

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Cell line name Bge 1
Synonyms Bge isolate SL; Bge SL; Bge isolate Sam Loker
Accession CVCL_UA33
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Bge 1 (RRID:CVCL_UA33)
Comments Group: Mollusk cell line.
Doubling time: 108 hours (PubMed=25907768).
Species of origin Biomphalaria glabrata (Bloodfluke planorb) (Freshwater snail) (NCBI Taxonomy: 6526)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_T034 (Bge)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Embryo
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=19133265; DOI=10.1016/j.ijpara.2008.11.011
Odoemelam E., Raghavan N., Miller A., Bridger J.M., Knight M.
Revised karyotyping and gene mapping of the Biomphalaria glabrata embryonic (Bge) cell line.
Int. J. Parasitol. 39:675-681(2009)

PubMed=24198436; DOI=10.1139/cjz-2012-0258
Yoshino T.P., Bickham U., Bayne C.J.
Molluscan cells in culture: primary cell cultures and cell lines.
Can. J. Zool. 91:391-404(2013)

PubMed=25907768; DOI=10.1016/j.ijpara.2015.02.012
Rinaldi G., Yan H.-B., Nacif-Pimenta R., Matchimakul P., Bridger J.M., Mann V.H., Smout M.J., Brindley P.J., Knight M.
Cytometric analysis, genetic manipulation and antibiotic selection of the snail embryonic cell line Bge from Biomphalaria glabrata, the intermediate host of Schistosoma mansoni.
Int. J. Parasitol. 45:527-535(2015)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q93425936
Entry history
Entry creation13-Nov-2018
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number5