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Cellosaurus BmIX (CVCL_Z201)

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Cell line name BmIX
Synonyms B. microplus IX; B microplus IX; IX
Accession CVCL_Z201
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: BmIX (RRID:CVCL_Z201)
Comments Group: Tick cell line.
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=7255899; DOI=10.1016/S0034-5288(18)32647-X
Holman P.J., Ronald N.C.
A new tick cell line derived from Boophilus microplus.
Res. Vet. Sci. 29:383-387(1980)

PubMed=17662657; DOI=10.1016/j.pt.2007.07.009
Bell-Sakyi L., Zweygarth E., Blouin E.F., Gould E.A., Jongejan F.
Tick cell lines: tools for tick and tick-borne disease research.
Trends Parasitol. 23:450-457(2007)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54797590
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number6