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SPECIES: hamster, Syrian
ECACC catalog code: 93121054
Description: Hamster Syrian adenocarcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr S Saito, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Toyama, JAPAN (Originator)
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Tumourigenicity studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) +10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:5 to 1:20 i.e. seeding at 5x1,000-2x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: 2n = 44
Derived from an adenocarcinoma of the pancreas of a Syrian Golden hamster (GN strain).
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: DSMZ: ACC 222
- Gastroenterol Jpn 1988;23:183-194 - PMID: 2838375
See homonymous cell lines in other collections and catalogues.
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Dott.ssa Barbara Parodi
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.