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RN 22 (rat)
ECACC catalog code: 93011414
Morphology: Bipolar, stellate
Description: Rat Schwann cell, immature
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr S Pfeiffer/Dr W Wechsler, Dept. of Microbiology, Farmington, USA (Originator)
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: S-100 protein Applications: Analysis of Schwann cell development
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DMEM or Ham's F12 + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:5 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: n = 43
Transplantable tumour of cervical nerve-root induced transplacentally by ethylnitrosourea in an inbred BD-IX rat.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1972;69:2885 - PMID: 4342966
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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.