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SPECIES: mouse, A/He
ECACC catalog code: 90040512
Description: Mouse A/He lung adenoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Applications: Tumourigenicity studies
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Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
Ham's F12 + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 15% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:2 to 1:3 i.e. seeding at 3-5x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Karyotype: Instable, range 38-256 chromosomes
Isolated from a urethan-induced lung adenoma of a 28 week old A/He strain mouse. The cells incorporate high levels of 14C-choline into lecithin. C-type particles have been observed in some cultures.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 196
- Cancer Res 1975;35:2177 - PMID: 167947
- Exp Mol Pathol 1978;29:102 - PMID: 581072
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