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SPECIES: human, Caucasian
ECACC catalog code: 91091004
Description: Human Caucasian ovary adenocarcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Not registered
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Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
McCoy's 5a + 2mM Glutamine + 15% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:2 to 1:3 i.e. seeding at 3-6x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: Hypodiploid to hypotetraploid
Derived from the ascitic fluid from a 64 year old caucasian female with an ovarian tumour. Forms moderately well-differentiated adenocarcinoma consistent with ovarian primary cells.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: B;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: HTB 77, IZSBS: BS TCL84
- Human Tumor Cells in Vitro (Plenum Press N Y) 1975;115-159
- In Vitro 1975;155
- J Natl Cancer Inst 1977;58:209-214 - PMID: 833871
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