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TISSUE/ORGAN: lymph node
TUMOR: carcinoma, small cell
ECACC catalog code: 96020724
Morphology: Floating aggregates
Description: Human lung small cell carcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr P Twentyman, UKCCCR, Lincolns Inn Fields, London, UK (Originator)
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Cytotoxicity studies, study of small cell lung cancer
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
RPMI 1640 + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 3-9x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C.
COR-L279 has been isolated from a lymph node of an untreated 63 year-old male. The degenerated and necrotic morphology of the sample obtained was consistent with metastatic small cell carcinoma of the lung.
Research council deposit: Yes;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Cancer Res 1992;52:5674 - PMID: 1327513
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