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Cellosaurus EMS-3 (CVCL_WN68)

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Cell line name EMS-3
Accession CVCL_WN68
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: EMS-3 (RRID:CVCL_WN68)
Comments Group: Space-flown cell line (cellonaut).
Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 11938; Rauscher murine leukemia virus (R-MuLV).
Anecdotal: Have been flown in space on the ISS in 2011 to study growth in microgravity.
Disease Mouse erythroid leukemia (NCIt: C21895)
Species of origin Mus musculus (Mouse) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10090)
Category Cancer cell line
Web pages https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/research/experiments/explorer/Investigation.html?#id=978

PubMed=11332741; DOI=10.1290/1071-2690(2001)037<0079:ECGADI>2.0.CO;2
Sytkowski A.J., Davis K.L.
Erythroid cell growth and differentiation in vitro in the simulated microgravity environment of the NASA rotating wall vessel bioreactor.
In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. Anim. 37:79-83(2001)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q93540346
Entry history
Entry creation24-May-2019
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number3