This is the complete description of the cell line that you selected.
By clicking on a generic term (e.g., SPECIES) you will go to the corresponding index (e.g., index of species), while by clicking on a specific term (e.g., retinoblastoma) you will go to the list of corresponding cell lines (e.g., retionoblastoma cell lines).
SPECIES: mouse / rat
TUMOR: neuroblastoma x glioma hybrid
ECACC catalog code: 87032003
Description: Mouse neuroblastoma x Rat glioma hybrid
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr M R Handley, MRC Molecular Neurobiology Unit, Cambridge, UK
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: IR-substance P-like material Applications: Hybridization and fusion partner studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 to 1:6 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
A somatic hybrid derived by the hybridisation of the clonal mouse neuroblastoma N115TG-2 and the clonal rat glioma C6BV-1. The cells produce significant amounts of IR-substance P-like material.
Research council deposit: Yes;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Brain Res 1981;215:305 - PMID: 6167318
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.