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TISSUE/ORGAN: lymphocyte, peripheral
TUMOR: leukemia, myeloblastic
ECACC catalog code: 86030601
Morphology: Non uniform lymphoblast
Endogenous viruses: contains Epstein-Barr
Description: Human myeloblastic leukaemia lymphoblast
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr A Hampson, Commonwealth Serum Labs, Parkville, Victoria, AUSTRALIA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) Applications: Transformation studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures at 3-9x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C.
Established from peripheral lymphocytes of a patient with myeloblastic leukaemia at the Queensland Institute for Medical Research. It produces EBV and has been used in co-cultivation lymphocyte transformation studies.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Aust J Biol Med Sci 1968;46:643
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