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Cellosaurus Vero/TMPRSS2 (CVCL_YQ48)

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Cell line name Vero/TMPRSS2
Accession CVCL_YQ48
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Vero/TMPRSS2 (RRID:CVCL_YQ48)
Comments Group: Non-human primate cell line.
Group: SARS-CoV-2 research cell line.
Transfected with: HGNC; 11876; TMPRSS2.
Transfected with: UniProtKB; P00552; Transposon Tn5 neo.
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney, epithelium; UBERON=UBERON_0004819.
Cell type: Epithelial cell of kidney; CL=CL_0002518.
Species of origin Chlorocebus sabaeus (Green monkey) (Cercopithecus sabaeus) (NCBI Taxonomy: 60711)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0059 (Vero)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling Adult
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=18562527; DOI=10.1128/JVI.00676-08
Shirogane Y., Takeda M., Iwasaki M., Ishiguro N., Takeuchi H., Nakatsu Y., Tahara M., Kikuta H., Yanagi Y.
Efficient multiplication of human metapneumovirus in Vero cells expressing the transmembrane serine protease TMPRSS2.
J. Virol. 82:8942-8946(2008)

Cell line collections (Providers) JCRB; JCRB1818
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q98134516
Entry history
Entry creation12-Mar-2020
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number7