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ECACC catalog code: 90011902
Description: Rat hepatoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Cell cycle, metabolic and mutation studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
Swimm's S-77 + 2mM Glutamine + 0.1% Pluronic F68 +10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 4x10,000 to 1,000,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C. Subculture every 3-4 days by centrifugation or medium addition.
Established from the ascitic fluid of a Novikoff hepatoma. The cells can be synchronised for cell cycle studies. N1-S1 has also been used for studies of pyrimidine metabolism, DNA synthesis and methylation and ribosomal RNA maturation.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1604
- Cancer Res 1965;25:499
- Nucleic Acids Res 1975;2:809 - PMID: 167353
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.