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SPECIES: human, Black
TUMOR: lymphoma, Burkitt
ECACC catalog code: 86010701
Description: Human Burkitt's Lymphoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Prof H Harris/Dr R Sutherland, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford, UK
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
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, hyperdiploid
Clonally-derived sub-line of JIYOYE (ECACC No. 88071302) containing high levels of EBV. Has been successfully hybridised with the human lymphoid cell line K562 to form the hybrid PUTKO-1. ACDP class II pathogen and should be handled under laboratory containment level 2.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: HTB 62
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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.