Applications: Virus isolation and propagation. Toxicological studies and Gene expression.
Deposited at: CAHC Repository, Melvisharam and NBFGR, Lucknow, India
Species: Pearl spot (Etroplus suratensis)
- Optimum temperature - 28°C
- Chromosomal number - 48 (2n) (Poletto et al., 2010)
- Transfection efficiency - High
- Authentication - By PCR using primer sets of 16S rRNA and CoI genes
Sarath Babu, V., Chandra, V., Nambi, K.S.N., Majeed, S.A., Patole, M.S., Taju, G. and Sahul Hameed, A.S. 2012. Development and characterization of novel cell lines from Etroplus suratensis and their applications in virology, toxicology and gene expression, Journal of Fish Biology 80, 312–334.
Dr.A.S. Sahul Hameed, C. Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam – 632 509 Tamil Nadu, India
Funded by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India.