B Lymphoblastoid Cell lines are derived by infection of PBMC with Epstein-Barr virus. The virus immortalizes B lymphocytes. It typically is not shed from cells but cultures should still be handled under Biosafety level 2 conditions.
This donor is healthy and takes no medication. She is allergic to tree pollens and keflex. Her genotype at Fc gamma RIIIa is F/V.