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SPECIES: mouse, BALB/c
TISSUE/ORGAN: mammary alveolar nodules, preneoplastic
ECACC catalog code: 90110502
Description: Mouse BALB/c mammary alveolar nodules, pre-neoplastic
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: A-type and C-type virus particles, plasminogen activator (tPA) Applications: Non malignant mammary cell studies.
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 10µg/ml Insulin + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split semi-confluent cultures 1:2 to 1:4 i.e. seeding at 3-5x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin; 5% CO2; 37C.
Derived from pre-malignant mammary tissue of a BALB/c mouse. Produce significant amounts of C-type and A-type virus particles and low amounts of plasminogen activator.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1615
- In Vitro 1979;15:841 - PMID: 232056
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.