Journal of tissue culture methods

, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp 87–94

Three decades of fish cell culture: A current listing of cell lines derived from fishes

  • J. L. Fryer
  • C. N. Lannan

DOI: 10.1007/BF01404816

Cite this article as:
Fryer, J.L. & Lannan, C.N. Journal of Tissue Culture Methods (1994) 16: 87. doi:10.1007/BF01404816


Cultured fish cells currently have application in many fields of biological research, and teleost cell lines have been initiated from a broad range of tissues and organs. Lines reported in the literature represent 74 species or hybrids from 34 families of fishes. A listing of these fish cell lines is provided.

Key words

Fish cell lines Teleost cell culture 

Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. L. Fryer
    • 1
  • C. N. Lannan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyOregon State UniversityCorvallisUSA