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IZSBS catalog code: BS TCL 98
Continuous culture, grown as suspension
SPECIES: human, Caucasian (female) Karyology: 2n = 46 in 50 cells
TISSUE/ORGAN: bone marrow
TUMOR: multiple myeloma
DEPOSITOR: obtained from ATCC
PROPERTIES: This cell line has been used extensively in biosynthetic and surface marker studies presenting receptor sites for human growth hormone, insulin, calcitonin; Ig prod.
Available in the following LABORATORY:
- Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale della Lombardia e dell'Emilia Romagna (IZSBS, Brescia)
RPMI 1640 + 10% FBS; Freezing medium: Culture medium + 10% DMSO; 37C, 5% CO2, mycoplasma negative, culture
Validated by: isoenzymes (confirmed as human with NP, G6PD, MD, MPI, PEPB, AST, LD)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL-159, DSMZ: ACC 117, ICLC: HTL99009
- Nature 1974;251:443-444 - PMID: 4608784
- Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1974;71:84-88 - PMID: 4359334
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Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
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