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Descriptor English:   Cells, Cultured 
Descriptor Spanish:   CÚlulas Cultivadas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   CÚlulas Cultivadas 
Synonyms English:   Cell, Cultured
Cultured Cell
Cultured Cells  
Tree Number:   A11.251
Definition English:   Cells propagated in vitro in special media conducive to their growth. Cultured cells are used to study developmental, morphologic, metabolic, physiologic, and genetic processes, among others. 
Indexing Annotation English:   note category: do not confuse with CELL CULTURE TECHNIQUES (Cat E); not for bact or other micro-organisms; almost always NIM with no subheadings; check HUMANS or ANIMALS; do not routinely add tissue or organ; TUMOR CELLS, CULTURED is available
See Related English:   Cell Culture Techniques
Coculture Techniques
Diffusion Chambers, Culture
History Note English:   72 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EN enzymology IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PA pathology
PH physiology RE radiation effects
TR transplantation UL ultrastructure
VI virology  
Record Number:   2512 
Unique Identifier:   D002478 

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