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Cellosaurus LSTM-AA-20A (CVCL_Z354)

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Cell line name LSTM-AA-20A
Synonyms Mos. 20A; Mos 20(A); Mos 20 A; Mos 20A; Mos-20A; Mosquito tissue culture No. 20A; AA-20A; 20A
Accession CVCL_Z354
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: LSTM-AA-20A (RRID:CVCL_Z354)
Comments Group: Insect cell line.
Doubling time: ~24 hours (Note=In MM/VP12 medium), ~24 hours (Note=In L-15 medium) (DOI=10.17037/PUBS.04656048).
Species of origin Aedes aegypti (Yellowfever mosquito) (Culex aegypti) (NCBI Taxonomy: 7159)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_Z353 (LSTM-AA-20)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling First instar larval stage
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=5360492; DOI=10.1093/jmedent/6.4.432
Varma M.G.R., Pudney M.
The growth and serial passage of cell lines from Aedes aegypti (L.) larvae in different media.
J. Med. Entomol. 6:432-439(1969)

Leake C.J.
Comparative studies on the infection of invertebrate and vertebrate cell lines with some arboviruses.
Thesis PhD (1977), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom

Pudney M., Varma M.G.R., Leake C.J.
Establishment of cell lines from larvae of culicine (Aedes species) and anopheline mosquitoes.
TCA Manual 5:997-1002(1979)

Herrera R.J.
Cytological, cytogenetic and biochemical studies on several permanent insect cell lines.
Thesis PhD (1982), Fordham University, United States

Kurtti T.J., Munderloh U.G.
Mosquito cell culture.
Adv. Cell Cult. 3:259-302(1984)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54903131
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number12