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TUMOR: carcinoma, squamous cell
ECACC catalog code: 91091804
Description: Human lung squamous carcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr R I Freshney, CRC Department of Medical Oncology, University of Glasgow, UK
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Ham's F10 : DMEM (1:1) + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:2 i.e. seeding at 4-5x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: 2n = 46, hypertriploid
Derived after co-cultivation from a pleural effusion of a patient with squamous cell carcinoma.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: B;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- J Natl Cancer Inst 1977;58:209-214 - PMID: 833871
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Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
Nucleic Acids Research 2009 37(Database issue):D925-D932.