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SPECIES: fish - minnow
ECACC catalog code: 88102401
Susceptibility to viruses: catfish tumor virus * ECHO-11 * FV-1 * FV-3 * * infectious pancreatic necrosis * vesic. stomatitis (Indiana)
Description: Fish Fat Head minnow
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Virus studies: Inf. pacr. necrotic virus, cat fish tumour, and Granoff's frog viruses
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EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) +10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:2 to 1:3 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2; 34C. Dislodge cells by agitation and scraping. Cells multiply over a wide range of temperatures 0-36C, with maximum growth at about 34C.
Karyotype: Modal No 51
Derived from tissue posterior to the anus of normal adult minnows. Capable of growth over wide temperature range from 4C-36C with maximum growth at 34C. Support growth of the virus of infectious pancreatic necrosis (IPN), cat fish tumour virus (CTV) and Granoff frog virus (FV1). ECHO-II will multiply in FHM but the cytopathic effect is not extensive.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 42, IZSBS: BS CL45
- Ann N Y Acad Sci 1965;126:555 - PMID: 5220177
- In Vitro 1980;16:168 - PMID: 6767657
See homonymous cell lines in other collections and catalogues.
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