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MOUSE L CELLS (TK+, HBS Ag+) (mouse, skin)
ECACC catalog code: 90110101
TRANSFORMED BY: Moloney-MSV
Description: Mouse embryo fibroblast, Moloney Sarcoma Virus transformed
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr C Chany, INSERM, Paris, FRANCE (Originator)
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Virus studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 1% Sodium Pyruvate (NaP) + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:2 every 15 days i.e. seeding at 4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2. On resuscitation incubate at 33C for one passage only then at 27C.
Mouse L cells carrying a polyhedrin promoter from baculovirus which contains the herpes TK gene and that of the Hepatitis-B surface antigen (HBS).
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
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.