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SPECIES: mouse, BALB/c
TUMOR: monocyte tumor
ECACC catalog code: 91061231
Description: Mouse monocyte
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Receptors: Fc Products: Expresses the MAC-1 antigen.
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 0.05mM 2-Mercaptoethanol (2ME) + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures seeding at 8x10,000 to 1x100,000 cells/cm2. Adherent cells can be dislodged by scraping and re-established by centrifugation and subsequent resuspension; 5% CO2; 37C.
Derived from an Abelson virus induced tumour in a Balb/C mouse. The cells express Mac-1 but not Ia and are not phagocytic.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1679
- Hybridomas and Cellular Immortality (Plenum Publishing Corp) 1983;27
- Immunobiology and Immunotherapy of Cancer (Elsevier North Holland) 1979;243
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.