Chinese hamster ovary cells

Chi·nese ham·ster o·va·ry cells

(chī-nēz' ham'stĕr ō'văr-ē selz)
Well-established experimental strain of fibroblasts used in biomedical research.
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Two thirds of those molecules are produced biotechnologically using Chinese hamster ovary cells (CHO).
What followed was a year of MS-adventures: "accidentally" kicking an officious male doctor in the crotch, becoming an undercover agent to pay for medication made from Chinese hamster ovary cells, discovering the amazing effects of legal speed, and battling her arch-nemesis, the dreaded food group: vegetables.
The Seattle-based Gates Foundation said Friday its $150,000 grant would look at the possibility of using Chinese hamster ovary cells, similar to how many other complex biotechnology drugs are made, Callahan said.
Change of Insulin-like Growth Factor Gene Expression in Chinese Hamster Ovary Cells Cultured in Serum-free Media.
The study aimed at assessing the protective activity of Cynara scolymus leaf extract (LE) against DNA lesions induced by the alkylating agent ethylmethnesulphonate (EMS) in Chinese hamster ovary cells (CHO).
We further characterized the cholesterol efflux effect in Chinese hamster ovary cells.
1999, "Development of a serum-free medium for dihydrofolate reductase deficient Chinese hamster ovary cells using a statistical design: beneficial effect of weaning of cells," In vitro cellular and Developmental Biology, 35(0-4), pp.
Expression of biologically active human follitropin in chinese hamster ovary cells.
Because dornase alfa is produced in Chinese hamster ovary cells, the only contraindications have been in patients with sensitivity to these animal proteins.
Apoptosis in Batch Cultures of Chinese Hamster Ovary Cells," Biotech.
Two cAMP controls, tested independent of the Chinese hamster ovary cells for 140 runs, had a CV of 15%.
The most effective production of pharmaceutically active glycoproteins is using mammalian expression systems like Chinese hamster ovary cells (CHO), mouse fibroblast cells (C127-BPV) and transgenic animals expressing the cDNA or genomic DNA encoding the protein of interest (5,24).

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