Doubling time of mouse embryonic stem (ES) cells

Range 4 to 5 Hours
Organism Mouse Mus musculus
Reference Wang J, Alexander P, McKnight SL. Metabolic specialization of mouse embryonic stem cells. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 2011 76: 183-93. doi: 10.1101/sqb.2011.76.010835 abstract and p.183 right column top paragraph and p.184 right columnPubMed ID22071264
Comments "When grown in culture, mouse ES cells divide once every 4–5 h, constituting a rate of cell division faster than even the most aggressive of cultured cancer cell lines."
Entered by Uri M
ID 109063