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Descriptor English: Vero Cells
Descriptor Spanish: Células Vero
Descriptor Portuguese: Células Vero
Descriptor French: Cellules Vero
Entry term(s): Cell, Vero
Cells, Vero
Vero Cell
Tree number(s): A11.251.210.955
A11.436.955
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014709
Scope note: A CELL LINE derived from the kidney of the African green (vervet) monkey, (CHLOROCEBUS AETHIOPS) used primarily in virus replication studies and plaque assays.
Annotation: almost always NIM with no subheadings; check ANIMALS & add CHLOROCEBUS AETHIOPS (NIM); do not routinely add KIDNEY
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Cell Line (1969-1986)
Cercopithecus (1975-1980)
Cercopithecus aethiops (1981-1986)
Kidney (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 87
History Note: 87
Related: COS Cells MeSH
DeCS ID: 19375
Unique ID: D014709
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/06/18
Revision Date: 2019/07/10
Vero Cells - Preferred
Concept UI M0022619
Scope note A CELL LINE derived from the kidney of the African green (vervet) monkey, (CHLOROCEBUS AETHIOPS) used primarily in virus replication studies and plaque assays.
Preferred term Vero Cells
Entry term(s) Cell, Vero
Cells, Vero
Vero Cell



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