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TUMOR: leukemia, basophilic
ECACC catalog code: 86061001
Description: Rat basophilic leukaemia granulocyte
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Differentiation studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1mM Sodium Pyruvate (NaP) + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 10-20% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 3x100,000 to 1x1,000,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C.
Exhibits marked variations in differentiation when monitored for basophilic granule development, histamine content and membrane receptor sites for IgE.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1378, DSMZ: ACC 147, ICLC: ATL01001
- J Exp Med 1974;139:600-616 - PMID: 4812630
- Nature New Biol 1973;244:73-75 - PMID: 4516143
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