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ECACC catalog code: 86102901
Endogenous viruses: contains HTLV-1
Description: Gibbon lymphosarcoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr S Clark, PHLS CAMR, Porton Down, Salisbury, UK
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: Interleukin 2 (IL-2)
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
RPMI 1640 + 2mM Glutamine + 20% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 3-9x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C.
Derived from a Gibbon lymphosarcoma and is a continuous lymphoid T cell line. Cells lack the Fc Ig receptor. Media conditioned by MLA144 supports the growth of T cells from other primates and humans.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: B;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: TIB 201
- J Cell Physiol 1983;115:191-198 - PMID: 6341383
- J Immunol 1981;127:1852-1856 - PMID: 6975300
- Nature New Biol 1972;235:170-171 - PMID: 4501200
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IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino
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Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
Nucleic Acids Research 2009 37(Database issue):D925-D932.