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SPECIES: mouse, DBA/2
TUMOR: carcinoma, squamous cell
ECACC catalog code: 90110519
Description: Mouse squamous cell carcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Chemotherapeutic agent and tumourigenicity studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:5 i.e. seeding at 2x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Cells produce metastases in the lungs when inoculated intravenously into DBA/2 or BDF1 mice. The cells are a potential model for chemotherapeutics screening.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1453
- Cancer Res 1978;38:2084 - PMID: 418873
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.