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IZSBS catalog code: BS TCL20
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: human, Black (female, 31 years old) Karyology: aneuploid
TUMOR: carcinoma, epitheloid
tumorigenic in nude mice
Susceptibility to viruses: adenovirus 3 * arbovirus * Coxsackie * echovirus * measles * poliovirus 1 * reovirus 3 * respiratory syncytial virus * rhinovirus * vaccinia
PROPERTIES: antitumour testing; transformation; tumorigenicity; cytotoxicity; cell biology; bacterial invasiveness; virology
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 2, ECACC: 93021013, DSMZ: ACC 57, ICLC: HTL95023
See homonymous cell lines in other collections and catalogues.
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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.