ID   BHK-21
AC   CVCL_1914
SY   BHK 21; BHK21; Baby Hamster Kidney-21; Baby Hamster Kidney 21; Baby Hamster Kidney from litter No. 21; BHK
DR   ATCC; CRL-6281
DR   ATCC; CRL-6282
DR   Wikidata; Q4838438
RX   PubMed=1263417;
RX   PubMed=6298990;
RX   PubMed=14207308;
RX   PubMed=25903999;
CC   Group: Space-flown cell line (cellonaut).
CC   Part of: Naval Biosciences Laboratory (NBL) collection (transferred to ATCC in 1982).
CC   Doubling time: 12 hours (PubMed=14207308).
CC   Miscellaneous: Not distributed parent cell line.
CC   Discontinued: ATCC; CRL-6281; true.
CC   Discontinued: ATCC; CRL-6282; true.
CC   Derived from sampling site: Kidney.
OX   NCBI_TaxID=10036; ! Mesocricetus auratus
SX   Male
AG   1D
CA   Spontaneously immortalized cell line
DT   Created: 04-04-12; Last updated: 02-07-20; Version: 16
RX   PubMed=1263417;
RA   Sushkov F.V., Portugalov V.V., Rudneva S.V., Bobkova N.N.,
RA   Iordanishvili E.K., Izupak E.A.;
RT   "Results of mammalian cell culture exposure on artificial earth
RT   satellites.";
RL   Kosm. Biol. Aviakosm. Med. 10:58-63(1976).
RX   PubMed=6298990; DOI=10.1016/0378-1135(82)90056-6;
RA   McPhee D.A., Parsonson I.M., Della-Porta A.J.;
RT   "Comparative studies on the growth of Australian bluetongue virus
RT   serotypes in continuous cell lines and embryonated chicken eggs.";
RL   Vet. Microbiol. 7:401-410(1982).
RX   PubMed=14207308; DOI=10.1038/2031355a0;
RA   Stoker M.G.P., MacPherson I.A.;
RT   "Syrian hamster fibroblast cell line BHK21 and its derivatives.";
RL   Nature 203:1355-1357(1964).
RX   PubMed=25903999; DOI=10.1002/biot.201400388;
RA   Genzel Y.;
RT   "Designing cell lines for viral vaccine production: where do we
RT   stand?";
RL   Biotechnol. J. 10:728-740(2015).