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ECACC catalog code: 91011802
Description: Rat colon carcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr P Thomas, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Tumourigenicity studies
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Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
RPMI 1640 + 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/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Produced from liver tumours of DMH induced rats. Liver tumours were produced by intraportal injection of the parent line WB2054. This cell line forms liver tumours more readily than the parent line.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Arch Surg 1989;124:49-54 - PMID: 2910247
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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.