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Cellosaurus LSTM-AP-61 (CVCL_Z362)

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Cell line name LSTM-AP-61
Synonyms Mos. 61; Mos 61; Mos-61; Mosquito tissue culture No. 61; AP-61; AP61; 61
Accession CVCL_Z362
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: LSTM-AP-61 (RRID:CVCL_Z362)
Comments Group: Insect cell line.
Doubling time: ~36 hours (in MM/VP12 medium), ~44 hours (in L-15 medium) (DOI=10.17037/PUBS.04656048).
Species of origin Aedes pseudoscutellaris (Mosquito) (Stegomyia pseudoscutellaris) (NCBI Taxonomy: 316597)
Hierarchy Children:
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling First instar larval stage
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=4458148; DOI=10.1016/0035-9203(74)90152-7
Varma M.G.R., Pudney M., Leake C.J.
Cell lines from larvae of Aedes (Stegomyia) malayensis Colless and Aedes (S) pseudoscutellaris (Theobald) and their infection with some arboviruses.
Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med. Hyg. 68:374-382(1974)

PubMed=5385; DOI=10.1159/000149453
Varma M.G.R., Pudney M., Leake C.J., Peralta P.H.
Isolations in a mosquito (Aedes pseudoscutellaris) cell line (Mos 61) of yellow fever virus strains from original field material.
Intervirology 6:50-56(1975)

Leake C.J.
Comparative studies on the infection of invertebrate and vertebrate cell lines with some arboviruses.
Thesis PhD (1977), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom

Pudney M., Varma M.G.R., Leake C.J.
Establishment of cell lines from larvae of culicine (Aedes species) and anopheline mosquitoes.
TCA Manual 5:997-1002(1979)

Herrera R.J.
Cytological, cytogenetic and biochemical studies on several permanent insect cell lines.
Thesis PhD (1982), Fordham University, United States

PubMed=6126429; DOI=10.1007/BF02796333
Brown S.E., Knudson D.L.
Characterization of invertebrate cell lines. IV. Isozyme analyses of dipteran and acarine cell lines.
In Vitro 18:347-350(1982)

PubMed=6137452; DOI=10.1007/BF02628962
Kuno G.
Cultivation of mosquito cell lines in serum-free media and their effects on dengue virus replication.
In Vitro 19:707-713(1983)

Kurtti T.J., Munderloh U.G.
Mosquito cell culture.
Adv. Cell Cult. 3:259-302(1984)

Kuno G., Gubler D.J., Velez M., Oliver A.
Comparative sensitivity of three mosquito cell lines for isolation of dengue viruses.
Bull. World Health Organ. 63:279-286(1985)

PubMed=2563994; DOI=10.1007/BF02626177
Kuno G., Oliver A.
Maintaining mosquito cell lines at high temperatures: effects on the replication of flaviviruses.
In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. 25:193-196(1989)

Morier Diaz L., Castillo Alvarez A.
Obtaining a clone of the AP-61 cell line. Its usefulness in the multiplication of dengue viruses 1 and 2.
Rev. Cubana Med. Trop. 44:181-184(1992)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54903136
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update23-Sep-2021
Version number8