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SPECIES: mouse, DBA/2
TUMOR: lymphoma, thymic
ECACC catalog code: 87111908
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Description: Mouse DBA/2 lymphoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr T Ohno, Riken Gene Bank, Tsukuba, JAPAN
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Toxicity screening and radiation studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
Fischer's + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Sodium Pyruvate (NaP) + 10% Horse Serum (HS) or RPMI 1640 + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 3x10,000 to 5x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C.
Derived from a thymic tumour induced in a DBA/2 mouse by methylcholanthrene. The cells were adapted in vitro growth. The cells have been widely used in toxicity and radiation studies.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Cancer Res 1983;43:4736-4742 - PMID: 6883332
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