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Cellosaurus LSTM-BM-256 (CVCL_Z139)

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Cell line name LSTM-BM-256
Synonyms BM-256; TTC-256
Accession CVCL_Z139
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: LSTM-BM-256 (RRID:CVCL_Z139)
Comments Group: Tick cell line.
Miscellaneous: Cell line no longer available (personal communication of Pudney M. to Bell-Sakyi L.).
Species of origin Rhipicephalus microplus (Cattle tick) (Boophilus microplus) (NCBI Taxonomy: 6941)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Embryo
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=4760627; DOI=10.1093/jmedent/10.5.493
Pudney M., Varma M.G.R., Leake C.J.
Culture of embryonic cells from the tick Boophilus microplus (Ixodidae).
J. Med. Entomol. 10:493-496(1973)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54903142
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number6