VERO C1008 [Vero 76, clone E6, Vero E6]
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Earley EM, Johnson KMThe lineage of Vero, Vero 76 and its clone C1008 in the United StatesIn: Earley EM, Johnson KMVero cells: origin, properties and biomedical applicationsTokyoChiba Univ.pp. 26-29, 1988
Schuster FL, Visvesvara GS. Axenic growth and drug sensitivity studies of Balamuthia mandrillaris, an agent of amebic meningoencephalitis in humans and other animals. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 385-388, 1996. PubMed: 8789020