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Cellosaurus B6MP102 (CVCL_WN53)

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Cell line name B6MP102
Accession CVCL_WN53
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: B6MP102 (RRID:CVCL_WN53)
Comments Group: Space-flown cell line (cellonaut).
Characteristics: CSF1 dependent.
Anecdotal: Have been flown in space on shuttle flights STS-37, STS-43 and STS-50 to study cytokine secretion in microgravity (PubMed=1640164).
Derived from site: In situ; Bone marrow; UBERON=UBERON_0002371.
Cell type: Macrophage; CL=CL_0000235.
Species of origin Mus musculus (Mouse) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10090)
Breed/subspecies: C57BL/6.
Category Factor-dependent cell line

PubMed=2826627; DOI=10.1002/jlb.43.1.28
Chapes S.K., Didier E.S., Tompkins W.A.F.
Macrophage cell line B6MP102 resembles peritoneal macrophages in tumor cell recognition and killing.
J. Leukoc. Biol. 43:28-35(1988)

PubMed=1640164; DOI=10.1002/jlb.52.1.104
Chapes S.K., Morrison D.R., Guikema J.A., Lewis M.L., Spooner B.S.
Cytokine secretion by immune cells in space.
J. Leukoc. Biol. 52:104-110(1992)

PubMed=11537959; DOI=10.1016/0273-1177(94)90380-8
Chapes S.K., Morrison D.R., Guikema J.A., Lewis M.L., Spooner B.S.
Production and action of cytokines in space.
Adv. Space Res. 14:5-9(1994)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q93328608
Entry history
Entry creation24-May-2019
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number5