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TISSUE/ORGAN: intestine, ileum
ECACC catalog code: 93100622
TRANSFORMED BY: SV40
Susceptibility to viruses: transmissible gastroenteritis virus
Description: Boar Miniature male ileum, SV40 transformed
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr B Kaeffer, INRA, Laboratoire Pathologie, Nouzilly, FRANCE (Originator)
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Studies of epithelial cell differentiation.
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
DMEM + 4mM Glutamine + 0.024IU/ml Insulin + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 to 1:6 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Epitheloid cell line derived from the ileum of an adult histocompatible miniature male boar. Transformed by SV40 plasmid pSV3-neo. Electron microscopy analysis shows evidence of microvilli and desmosomes connecting cells. The cells were found to co-express cytokeratin 18 specific of simple luminal epithelial cells and vimentin assorted to a mesenchymal origin. Susceptible to Transmissible Gastro-enteritis (TG) virus.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Eur J Cell Biol 1993;62:152 - PMID: 8269973
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Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
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