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Cellosaurus Bme21 (CVCL_Z087)

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Cell line name Bme21
Accession CVCL_Z087
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Bme21 (RRID:CVCL_Z087)
Comments Group: Insect cell line.
Group: Patented cell line.
Group: Recombinant protein production insect cell line.
Registration: International Depositary Authority, Japanese National Institute of Bioscience and Human-Technology, Agency of Industrial Science and Technology; FERM P-20852.
Derived from site: In situ; Whole embryo; UBERON=UBERON_0000922.
Species of origin Bombyx mori (Silk moth) (NCBI Taxonomy: 7091)
Breed/subspecies: e21.
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Embryonic stage
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

Kusakabe T., Aoki C., Ninagi O., Lee J.M., Iiyama K., Kawakami N.
Cultured silkworm cells capable of highly efficient baculovirus production and protein production.
Patent number US7955793, 07-Jun-2011

PubMed=22714272; DOI=10.1007/s10529-012-0971-y
Lee J.M., Kawakami N., Mon H., Mitsunobu H., Iiyama K., Ninaki S., Maenaka K., Park E.Y., Kusakabe T.
Establishment of a Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus (BmNPV) hyper-sensitive cell line from the silkworm e21 strain.
Biotechnol. Lett. 34:1773-1779(2012)

Cell line databases/resources ICLDB; bme21
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54797576
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number12