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293-T cells and influenza

Paul pd1 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk
Fri Oct 5 03:44:59 EST 2001

david jackson wrote:

> Does anyone have any evidence that 293-T cells are permissive for either
> influenza A or B viruses?
> Dave
> ---

I've not measured titres of released virus from 293-Ts but A/PR/8/34
goes through the full cycle of flu gene expression and RNP nuclear
export, so I imagine they are fully permissive.

Paul Digard


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