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Cellosaurus mbn-2 (CVCL_Z706)

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Cell line name mbn-2
Synonyms Mbn-2; mbn2; l(2)mbn; L(2)mbn; Blood II; BII
Accession CVCL_Z706
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: mbn-2 (RRID:CVCL_Z706)
Comments Group: Insect cell line.
Part of: modENCODE project cell lines.
Doubling time: 54 hours (DGRC=147).
Omics: Transcriptome analysis by RNAseq.
Species of origin Drosophila melanogaster (Fruit fly) (NCBI Taxonomy: 7227)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling Larval stage
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

Gateff E., Gissmann L., Shrestha R., Plus N., Pfister H., Schroder J., zur Hausen H.
Characterization of two tumorous blood cell lines of Drosophila melanogaster and the viruses they contain.
(In) Invertebrate systems in vitro; Kurstak E., Maramorosch K., Dubendorfer A. (eds.); pp.517-533; Elsevier; Oxford (1980)

Hink W.F.
The 1979 compilation of invertebrate cell lines and culture media.
(In) Invertebrate systems in vitro; Kurstak E., Maramorosch K., Dubendorfer A. (eds.); pp.553-578; Elsevier; Oxford (1980)

Dinan L.
Ecdysteroid receptors in a tumorous blood cell line of Drosophila melanogaster.
Arch. Insect Biochem. Physiol. 2:295-317(1985)

PubMed=1445351; DOI=10.1016/0006-291X(92)91354-S
Samakovlis C., Asling B., Boman H.G., Gateff E., Hultmark D.
In vitro induction of cecropin genes -- an immune response in a Drosophila blood cell line.
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 188:1169-1175(1992)

Echalier G.
Drosophila continuous cell lines.
(In) Drosophila cells in culture; Echalier G. (eds.); pp.129-186; Academic Press; New York (1997)

PubMed=17890361; DOI=10.1534/genetics.107.076356
Williams B.R., Bateman J.R., Novikov N.D., Wu C.-T.
Disruption of topoisomerase II perturbs pairing in Drosophila cell culture.
Genetics 177:31-46(2007)

PubMed=21177962; DOI=10.1101/gr.112961.110
Cherbas L., Willingham A., Zhang D.-Y., Yang L., Zou Y., Eads B.D., Carlson J.W., Landolin J.M., Kapranov P., Dumais J., Samsonova A., Choi J.-H., Roberts J., Davis C.A., Tang H.-X., van Baren M.J., Ghosh S., Dobin A., Bell K., Lin W., Langton L., Duff M.O., Tenney A.E., Zaleski C., Brent M.R., Hoskins R.A., Kaufman T.C., Andrews J., Graveley B.R., Perrimon N., Celniker S.E., Gingeras T.R., Cherbas P.
The transcriptional diversity of 25 Drosophila cell lines.
Genome Res. 21:301-314(2011)

PubMed=24434506; DOI=10.1016/j.ymeth.2014.01.006
Cherbas L., Gong L.
Cell lines.
Methods 68:74-81(2014)

PubMed=24985917; DOI=10.1101/gr.161554.113
Wen J.-Y., Mohammed J., Bortolamiol-Becet D., Tsai H., Robine N., Westholm J.O., Ladewig E., Dai Q., Okamura K., Flynt A.S., Zhang D.-Y., Andrews J., Cherbas L., Kaufman T.C., Cherbas P., Siepel A., Lai E.C.
Diversity of miRNAs, siRNAs, and piRNAs across 25 Drosophila cell lines.
Genome Res. 24:1236-1250(2014)

PubMed=25262759; DOI=10.1186/gb-2014-15-8-r70
Lee H., McManus C.J., Cho D.-Y., Eaton M., Renda F., Somma M.P., Cherbas L., May G., Powell S., Zhang D.-Y., Zhan L.-J., Resch A., Andrews J., Celniker S.E., Cherbas P., Przytycka T.M., Gatti M., Oliver B., Graveley B.R., MacAlpine D.
DNA copy number evolution in Drosophila cell lines.
Genome Biol. 15:R70.1-R70.20(2014)

PubMed=26772746; DOI=10.1534/g3.115.023366
Stoiber M., Celniker S.E., Cherbas L., Brown B., Cherbas P.
Diverse hormone response networks in 41 independent Drosophila cell lines.
G3 (Bethesda) 6:683-694(2016)

Cell line collections (Providers) DGRC; 147
Cell line databases/resources FlyBase_Cell_line; FBtc0000147
Anatomy/cell type resources BTO; BTO:0001898
Biological sample resources ENCODE; ENCBS358WCU
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54904153
Experimental variables resources EFO; EFO_0005820
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number12