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SPECIES: human, Caucasian
TISSUE/ORGAN: peripheral blood
TUMOR: leukemia, plasma cell
ECACC catalog code: 88121201
Description: Human plasma cell leukaemia
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: Immunoglobulin G (IgG1) (kappa)
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
RPMI 1640 + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 1-4x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C. Max cell density 1-2x1,000,000 cells/ml.
Derived from a 33 year old female with plasma cell leukaemia. The cells synthesise IgG1 (kappa-light chain) and are EBNA positive.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1621
- Cancer Res 1978;38:2508 - PMID: 566614
For information, get in touch with:
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.