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TISSUE/ORGAN: peripheral blood
TUMOR: leukemia, acute lymphoblastic T cell
ECACC catalog code: 90021901
Description: Human acute T lymphoblastic leukaemia
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Tumourigenicity studies
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 5-6x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C. A maximum cell density of 1-2x1,000,000/ml is achieved.
Karyotype: Modal No. 97; hypertetraploid
Derived from the peripheral blood of a 19 year old male with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia whilst in relapse. A stable T-cell leukaemia line. The cells should be handled under laboratory containment level 2 conditions.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1552, IZSBS: BS TCL44, DSMZ: ACC 84
- J Natl Cancer Inst 1972;49:891-895 - PMID: 4567231
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Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
Nucleic Acids Research 2009 37(Database issue):D925-D932.