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ECACC catalog code: 94072236
Description: Human leukaemia
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Prof G Moore, Colorado Oncology Foundation, Denver Hospital, USA (Originator)
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Carcinogenesis studies, chromosome analysis
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
RPMI 1640 + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 2-9x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: Modal No 65, XXY
COLO 775 was established in 1990 from the peripheral blood cells of a 57 year old female with chronic myelogenous leukaemia. The cells show a complex karyotype with some characteristics of myelogenous leukaemia.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (Species confirmation)
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.