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Monoclonal continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: mouse, 129/SV (male)
tumorigenic in syngeneic animals
PROPERTIES: pluripotent; differentiation
Available in the following LABORATORY:
- Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro (GEICV, Genova)
DMEM + 10% FBS + 2mM L-Glutamine; Freezing medium: Culture medium + 10% DMSO; 37C, 5% CO2, split 1-10, mycoplasma negative
Embryonal carcinoma cells. Derived from spontaneous testicular tumor. Growth on gelatin-coated dishes. Differentiation into visceral or parietal endoderm with retinoic acid or hexame thylenebisacetamide treatment. LTR blocked, permissive after differentiation. Obtained from Dr. M.I. Sherman Nutley, N.J.
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1566, ICLC: ATL06001
See homonymous cell lines in other collections and catalogues.
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.