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ECACC catalog code: 90062801
Susceptibility to viruses: lymphocytic choriomeningitis * Newcastle disease virus * pseudorabies * Sindbis * vaccinia * vesicular stomatitis
Description: Ferret brain
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Virus studies: LCM, NDV, PRV, VSV, Vaccinia and Sindbis
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
BME (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 14% Lamb Serum. Split semi-confluent cultures 1:2 to 1:10 i.e. seeding at 1-5x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Derived from normal brain tissue of a 6 week old ferret. The cells are susceptible to a range of viruses including LCM, NDV, PRV, VSV, Vaccinia and Sindbis.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1656
- In Vitro 1982;18:952 - PMID: 6185411
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.