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ECACC catalog code: 85092601
Description: Mouse leukaemic lymphoblast
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr N de Both, Dept. of Pathology Medical Faculty, University of Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS
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Properties: Products: Rauscher virus Applications: Tumourigenicity and virus studies: Rauscher virus
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DMEM or RPMI 1640 + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 3-9x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C. Let the cell culture media become acidic before sub-culturing/freezing. Limited lifespan in vitro, therefore a master bank should be frozen as soon as possible, of at least 10 ampoules.
A Rauscher virus induced erythroid leukaemia cell line. It is known to produce low amounts of Rauscher virus (a murine leukaemia virus).
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
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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.