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IZSBS catalog code: BS CL101
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: monkey, African green
Original line: Vero
Susceptibility to viruses: Ebola virus * hemorrhagic fever virus * Junin virus * Lassa virus * Marburg virus
PROPERTIES: virology; cell biology
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale (IZSBS, Brescia)
MEM (EBSS) + 10% FBS + 1mM Na pyruvate; Freezing medium: Culture medium + 10% DMSO; 37C, 5% CO2 Passage: 31, mycoplasma negative, culture
Derivating from VERO cell line, characterized by a low saturation density.
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1587
For information, get in touch with:
Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro,
c/o Centro Biotecnologie Avanzate, Torre B - Piano 2
Largo Rosanna Benzi, 10 - I-16132 Genova - Italy
Tel: +39-0105558-289, Fax: +39-0105558-293