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ICLC catalog code: HTL01018
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: human, Caucasian (male, 62 year old)
DEPOSITOR: Dr L. Emionite, Preclinical Oncology Dept, CBA, Genoa, Italy
Cell line available for distribution. For non-commercial investigative use only
Available in the following LABORATORY:
- IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino (ICLC, Genova)
RPMI 1640 + 10% FBS + 2mM L-Glutamine; Freezing medium: Culture medium + 50% FBS + 10% DMSO; split confluent cultures 1:5-1:10 using trypsin/EDTA; 37C, 5% CO2, mycoplasma negative, HOECHST and PCR
Cell line of human origin. There is no evidence for the presence of infectious viruses or toxic products. However, it is recommended that cultures are handled under Biosafety Level 2 containment (Italian Decree Law 626/94).
Validated by: HLA-DP beta (confirmed as human by PCR)
Availability in cell line catalogues: DSMZ: ACC 390
- Differentiation 1988; 37:158-171 - PMID: 2840315
For information, get in touch with:
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.