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Cellosaurus Teth-CRFK (CVCL_WL54)

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Cell line name Teth-CRFK
Accession CVCL_WL54
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Teth-CRFK (RRID:CVCL_WL54)
Comments Group: Vaccine production cell line.
Characteristics: Has a reduced risk of RD-114 contamination by suppressing the release of infectious RD-114 from cells by the antiviral action of BST2/tetherin.
Virology: Persistently infected by feline endogenous virus RD-114.
Transfected with: HGNC; 1119; BST2.
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Species of origin Felis catus (Cat) (Felis silvestris catus) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9685)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_2426 (CRFK)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 3M
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=23585909; DOI=10.1371/journal.pone.0061530
Fukuma A., Yoshikawa R., Miyazawa T., Yasuda J.
A new approach to establish a cell line with reduced risk of endogenous retroviruses.
PLoS ONE 8:E61530-E61530(2013)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q98133228
Entry history
Entry creation24-May-2019
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number5