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Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
fibroblast-like and epithelial-like morphology
SPECIES: hamster, Chinese (female)
PROPERTIES: biochemical markers; enzymology; genetics
Available in the following LABORATORY:
- Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro (GEIMG, Genova)
Ham's F10 + 10% FBS; Freezing medium: Ham's F10 + 15% FBS + 6% DMSO; 37C, 5% CO2
Selected for MNNG resistance. Available upon request to original source: Dott.ssa M. Bignami, Istituto Superiore Sanita', Roma, Italy
Validated by: chromosome analysis * methyltransferase activity * survival curve to alkylating
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.