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ECACC catalog code: 85061107
Description: Human bladder carcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Prof H Harris/Dr R Sutherland, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford, UK
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Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
McCoy's 5a + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 to 1:6 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: Hypodiploidy to hypopentaploidy
Derivative of the original T24 human bladder carcinoma cell line. Tumours are not produced in nude mice but tumour formation has been noted in hamster cheek pouches.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: B;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: HTB 4
- Int J Cancer 1970;5:319
- Int J Cancer 1971;8:503 - PMID: 5137312
- Int J Cancer 1973;11:765 - PMID: 4133950
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.