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IZSBS catalog code: BS TCL 38
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: human, Caucasian (female, 69 years old) Karyology: 2n = 46 in 50 cells
Endogenous viruses: contains type B * contains type C
DEPOSITOR: obtained from ATCC
PROPERTIES: expressing xenobiotic metabolizing enzymes
Available in the following LABORATORY:
- Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale della Lombardia e dell'Emilia Romagna (IZSBS, Brescia)
MEM (EBSS) + 10% FBS + 1mM Na pyruvate; Freezing medium: Culture medium + 10% DMSO; 37C, 5% CO2 Passage: 146, mycoplasma negative, culture
Patent strain, distribution in subjected to authorization by the assignee; retainig properties of differentiated mammalian epithelium with the ability to process estradiol via cytoplasmic estrogen receptors and capability of forming domes.
Validated by: isoenzymes (confirmed as human with NP, G6PD, MD, AST)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: HTB 22
- J Natl Cancer Inst 1973;51:1409-1416 - PMID: 4357757
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.