Cellosaurus logo
expasy logo

Cellosaurus RML-18 (CVCL_Z185)

[Text version]
Cell line name RML-18
Accession CVCL_Z185
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: RML-18 (RRID:CVCL_Z185)
Comments Group: Patented cell line.
Group: Tick cell line.
Registration: International Depositary Authority, American Type Culture Collection (ATCC); CRL-8055.
Miscellaneous: Cell line no longer available (personal communication of Schwan T. to Bell-Sakyi L.).
Species of origin Dermacentor variabilis (American dog tick) (NCBI Taxonomy: 34621)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Embryo
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=7275139; DOI=10.1007/BF02618071
Yunker C.E., Cory J.C., Meibos H.R.
Continuous cell lines from embryonic tissues of ticks (Acari: Ixodidae).
In Vitro 17:139-142(1981)

Yunker C.E., Cory J.C., Meibos H.R.
Tick cell lines.
Patent number US4447537, 08-May-1984

Cell line collections (Providers) ATCC; CRL-8055
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54950680
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number7