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SPECIES: human, Caucasian
PATHOLOGY: pulmonary fibrosis, idiopathic178500 (OMIM record)
ECACC catalog code: 87112508
Description: Human Caucasian diploid lung
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
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)
Coon's modified Ham's F12 + 2mM Glutamine + 15% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:2 i.e. seeding at 4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin; 5% CO2; 37C. A further 9 population doublings expected.
Karyotype: 2n = 46; diploid
Derived from a biopsy taken from a 26 year old Caucasian male with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 134
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.