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IZSBS catalog code: BS CL17
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: human, Black (male, 8 years old)
TISSUE/ORGAN: skin, fibroblast
PATHOLOGY: asymptomatic galactosemia (OMIM
Susceptibility to viruses: echovirus * herpes simplex * poliovirus 1 * vesic. stomatitis (Indiana)
PROPERTIES: metabolism; enzyme deficiency; cell biology; genetics; nucleic acids
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 133
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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.