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Cellosaurus IRR-MRC-5 (CVCL_RB14)

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Cell line name IRR-MRC-5
Synonyms Irradiated MRC-5
Accession CVCL_RB14
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: IRR-MRC-5 (RRID:CVCL_RB14)
Comments Characteristics: Used as feeder cells to support the growth of stem cells in the undifferentiated state.
Characteristics: Growth-arrested by irradiation with 10000 rads.
Transformant: NCIt; C17262; X-Ray.
Derived from sampling site: Fetal lung. Cell type=Fibroblast.
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0440 (MRC-5)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 14FW
Category Finite cell line
Cell line collections ATCC; 55-X - Discontinued
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54898256
Entry history
Entry creation05-Mar-2018
Last entry update17-Mar-2022
Version number4