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Primary culture, grown as suspension
SPECIES: human, Caucasian
TRANSFORMED BY: Epstein-Barr
Endogenous viruses: contains Epstein-Barr
PROPERTIES: genetics; chromosome studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
- E. O. Ospedali Galliera (GGB, Genova)
RPMI 1640 + 10% human serum (pull) + antibiotics + glu; Freezing medium: RPMI 1640 + 25% FBS + 10% Glicerol; 37C, 5% CO2
Cell line derived from the sister of a patient with Fanconi anemia and Angelman syndrome.
For information, get in touch with:
IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino
Largo Rosanna Benzi, 10 - I-16132 Genova - Italy
Dott.ssa Paola Visconti
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.