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BSC-1 (monkey, African green, kidney)


IZSBS catalog code: BS CL 9
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
epithelial-like morphology
SPECIES: monkey, African green Karyology: 2n = 46 in 100 cells
TISSUE/ORGAN: kidney
Susceptibility to viruses: herpes simplex * influenza A * influenza B * measles (Edmonton strain) * parainfluenza 1 * parainfluenza 2 * parainfluenza 3 * poliovirus 1 * respiratory syncytial virus * vesic. stomatitis (Indiana)
DEPOSITOR: obtained from ATCC
PROPERTIES: virology

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Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 26

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