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SPECIES: mouse, Swiss albino
ECACC catalog code: 90112810
Description: Mouse Swiss Albino fibrosarcoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: Prostaglandin E2 Applications: Hormone studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
Ham's F10 + 2mM Glutamine + 15% Horse Serum (HS) + 2.5% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 to 1:4 i.e. seeding at 3-4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: 2n = 40
A clone derived from the parental HSDM1 cell line established from a transplantable fibrosarcoma of a Swiss Albino mouse. The cells secrete prostaglandin E2 which is inhibited by aspirin like drugs such as indomethacin.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 148, IZSBS: BS TCL 105
- Biochem Biophys Res Commun 1972;47:888 - PMID: 5063598
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IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino
Largo Rosanna Benzi, 10 - I-16132 Genova - Italy
Dott.ssa Paola Visconti
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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.