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SPECIES: hamster, Chinese
TISSUE/ORGAN: peritoneal cells
ECACC catalog code: 91010303
Description: Hamster Chinese peritoneum
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Nutritional studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
NCTC 135 100% + 2mM Glutamine. Sub-cultures are prepared by scraping; 5% CO2; 37C. Media change three times a week. Freeze in 9% glycerol/91% FBS.
Karyotype: 2n = 22; Modal No. 23
A chemically defined medium derivative of B14FAF28-G3. Since it was established, NCTC cells have been employed in nutritional studies involving 6 different NCTC chemically defined serum-free media.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 14.2
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.