|I. General information|
|Background:||In 1966, E.H.Y. Chu obtained the line from W. Sinclair, and isolated the V79-4 clone.
This cell line was developed by Ford and Yerganian in 1958 from lung tissue of a young male Chinese hamster, and was originally designated Strain V.
A culture at passage 7 after cloning was submitted to the ATCC in July 1988.
|Species:||Cricetulus griseus, hamster, Chinese|
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|Comments:||The cells have a high plating efficiency (80%), and a generation time of 12 to 14 hours.
The line was renamed V79 by Elkind in 1958.
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