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Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: human (female, 26 years old)
TISSUE/ORGAN: pre-tracheal region
tumorigenic in nude mice
Cell line available under some conditions.
PROPERTIES: tumorigenicity; cell biology; antineoplastic agents sensibility
Available in the following LABORATORY:
- Istituto Regina Elena (RMICS, Roma)
RPMI 1640 + 10% FBS + Antibiotics + 2mM L-Glutamine; Freezing medium: Culture medium + 30% FBS + 15% DMSO; 37C, 5% CO2 Passage: 63
Derived from pre-tracheal metastasis of poll scalp melanoma. Seed 8 x 104 cells/T25 cm2.
Validated by: DNA dosage (index: 1.63)
For information, get in touch with:
IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino
Largo Rosanna Benzi, 10 - I-16132 Genova - Italy
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.