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Cellosaurus MG5 (CVCL_5556)

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Cell line name MG5
Accession CVCL_5556
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: MG5 (RRID:CVCL_5556)
Comments Doubling time: ~82 hours (lot 02232011), ~3 days (lots 02122009 and 12222008), 20-84 hours (lot 07172017) (JCRB).
Knockout cell: Method=KO mouse; MGI; MGI:98834; Trp53.
Derived from sampling site: Brain; microglia.
Species of origin Mus musculus (Mouse) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10090)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling <1D
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=9383038; DOI=10.1002/(SICI)1098-1136(199711)21:3<285::AID-GLIA4>3.0.CO;2-4
Ohsawa K., Imai Y., Nakajima K., Kohsaka S.
Generation and characterization of a microglial cell line, MG5, derived from a p53-deficient mouse.
Glia 21:285-298(1997)

Cell line collections JCRB; IFO50520
Other Wikidata; Q54905418
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Oct-2020
Version number8