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TISSUE/ORGAN: lung, embryonic
DSMZ catalog code: ACC 192
Morphology: rectangular-like adherent cells growing as monolayers
Description: embryonic bovine lung cells established from lung of a 7-month-old bovine fetus; frozen at approximately the 110th passage; useful for detection of pasteurella multocida toxine confirmed as bovine with IEF of G6PD, NP
Viruses: ELISA: reverse transcriptase positive
Depositor: Dr. V. (tm)ppling, Paul-Ehrlich-Institute, Langen, Germany
Available in the following LABORATORY:
German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures (DSMZ, Braunschweig)
85% RPMI 1640 or MEM (with Earle's salts) + 15% FBS split confluent culture every 2-3 days using trypsin/EDTA; for the test cells should be starved and split once a week; seed out about 1 x 106 cells/175 cm 2 at 37C with 5% CO2 cell harvest of about 15 x 106 cells/175 cm 2;
frozen with 70% medium, 20% FBS, 10% DMSO at about 2.5 x 106 cells/ampoule;
negative in DAPI, microbiological culture, RNA hybridization assays;
Validated by: cytogenetics 1 (apparently bovine karyotype with bimodal ploidy distribution; 42(40-42)<2n>/80(77-84)<4n>; structurally rearranged with apparent reduction of chr number by centric fusion followed by tetraploidization) * isoenzymes (confirmed as bovine with IEF of G6PD, NP)
- Dtsch Tierarztl Wschr 1988;95:283-285
- Dtsch Tierarztl Wschr 1992;98:310-312
- Vet Rec 1984;114:393-396 - PMID: 6730252
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IRCCS AOU San Martino IST,
c/o Centro Biotecnologie Avanzate, Torre D - Piano 2
Largo Rosanna Benzi, 10 - I-16132 Genova - Italy
Dott.ssa Assunta Manniello
If you want to cite CLDB and HyperCLDB, please use the following reference:
P. Romano, A. Manniello, O. Aresu, M. Armento, M. Cesaro, B. Parodi.
Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
Nucleic Acids Research 2009 37(Database issue):D925-D932.