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SPECIES: human, Caucasian
TISSUE/ORGAN: peripheral blood
TUMOR: lymphoma, Hodgkin
ECACC catalog code: 87081807
Description: Human Caucasian lymphoblast, Hodgkin's disease
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: Immunoglobulin Applications: Tumourigenicity studies
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.
Karyotype: 2n = 46
Derived from a 29 year old male Caucasian with Hodgkin's disease. One of a large series of permanent lines from leukocytes in the peripheral blood of donors with and without malignancies. Has a cell-associated EBV and produces immunoglobulins. The cells should be handled under laboratory containment level 2.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 113
- N Y State J Med 1966;66:2757
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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.