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SPECIES: rat, BDIX
ECACC catalog code: 93040110
Description: Rat, BDIX, glioma
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Depositor: Dr J Roscoe, Dept. of Histopathology, University College and Middlesex School of Medicine, London, UK (Originator)
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Properties: Applications: Tumourigenicity studies
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Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 15% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:50 to 1:100 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2 flask using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 10-15% CO2; 37C. Cells can reach up to 4x1,000,000 cells per 25cm² flask.
Karyotype: Modal No 42
A renamed subculture of the rat gliomal line 1A2(R) - 93040129. A15 is tumourigenic in BDIX rats.
Research council deposit: Yes;
Price Code: C;
- Br J Exp Pathol 1979;60:209 - PMID: 221002
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