Version 4.0.201701

Home - Cell Index - Search - Web Sites
Species - Tissues - Tumors - Pathologies - Tr. Agents
Collections - Laboratories - Catalogues

For information, get in touch with: Dott.ssa Barbara Parodi
Email: barbara.parodi@hsanmartino.it
  P. Romano, A. Manniello et al. Nucl Acids Res 2009 37:D925-D932.
DOI: doi:10.1093/nar/gkn730; PMID: 18927105


F9 (mouse, 129/SV, embryo, teratocarcinoma)


SPECIES: mouse, 129/SV
TISSUE/ORGAN: embryo
TUMOR: teratocarcinoma

ECACC catalog code: 85061803
Description: Mouse 129 embryo teratocarcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr E Robertson, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge., UK
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Differentiation studies

Available in the following LABORATORY:

Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1720, DSMZ: ACC 112, ICLC: ATL99006

Bibliographic references:


F9 (mouse, 129/SV, testis, teratocarcinoma)

Monoclonal continuous culture, grown as monolayer
undifferentiated morphology
SPECIES: mouse, 129/SV (male, embryo)
TISSUE/ORGAN: testis
TUMOR: teratocarcinoma
tumorigenic in syngeneic animals
PROPERTIES: pluripotent; differentiation

Available in the following LABORATORY:

Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1720, ECACC: 85061803, DSMZ: ACC 112, ICLC: ATL99006

Bibliographic references:


F9 (mouse, 129, testis, teratocarcinoma)

ICLC catalog code: ATL99006
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
undifferentiated morphology
SPECIES: mouse, 129
TISSUE/ORGAN: testis
TUMOR: teratocarcinoma
DEPOSITOR: Dr S. Astigiano, Transgenic Unit, IST at ABC, Genoa, Italy
Cell line available for distribution. For non-commercial investigative use only
PROPERTIES: The cells undergo very limited differentiation under normal culture conditions, but can be induced to differentiate into a) parietal endoderm in the presence of retinoic acid (RA) and dibutyryl cyclic AMP; b) visceral endoderm when cultured in suspension as aggregates and treated with RA. Differentiation markers are: tissue type plasminogen activator (tPA) for parietal endoderm cells; alpha fetoprotein (AFP) and urokinase plasminogen activator (uPA) for visceral endoderm cells. In addition, both cell types lose the stage specific embryonic antigen-1 (SSEA-1), and synthesize large amounts of type IV collagen, laminin and fibronectin.

Available in the following LABORATORY:

Availability in cell line catalogues: ECACC: 85061803, DSMZ: ACC 112

Bibliographic references:


F9 (mouse, 129/SV, testis, teratocarcinoma)

Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
undifferentiated morphology
SPECIES: mouse, 129/SV (male, embryo)
TISSUE/ORGAN: testis
TUMOR: teratocarcinoma
tumorigenic in syngeneic animals
PROPERTIES: pluripotent; differentiation

Available in the following LABORATORY:

Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1720, ECACC: 85061803, DSMZ: ACC 112, ICLC: ATL99006

Bibliographic references:



For information, get in touch with:
IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino
Largo Rosanna Benzi, 10 - I-16132 Genova - Italy
Dott.ssa Barbara Parodi
Email: barbara.parodi@hsanmartino.it

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.
DOI: doi:10.1093/nar/gkn730; PMID: 18927105