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HVEC Cell Line

Invented by Prof Aloysius Klingelhutz from The University Of Iowa
Invented at The University Of Iowa

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Catalogue Number 153753
Antigen/Gene or Protein Targets Used to assess affects of toxins/pathogen on vaginal epithelium
Host Human
Tissue Vaginal Epithelium
Disease Keywords S. aureus infectioni
Model Immortalised Line
Relevance Maintains phenotype with time in culture. Exhibits proinflammatory responses
Conditional No
Research Area Microbiology
Notes Useful for researchers studying cancer/infection biology and pathogenesis

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References: 2 entries

Peterson et al. 2005. Infect Immun. 73(4):2164-74. PMID: 15784559.

The innate immune system is activated by stimulation of vaginal epithelial cells with Staphylococcus aureus and toxic shock syndrome toxin 1.

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References: 2 entries

Peterson et al. 2005. Infect Immun. 73(4):2164-74. PMID: 15784559.

The innate immune system is activated by stimulation of vaginal epithelial cells with Staphylococcus aureus and toxic shock syndrome toxin 1.


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Prof Aloysius Klingelhutz

Prof Aloysius Klingelhutz

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