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TISSUE/ORGAN: nervous system
ECACC catalog code: 85042303
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Description: Rat nervous tissue glial
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr D Schubert, Salk Institute, San Diego, USA
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Properties: Applications: Neurobiological studies
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DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 5% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 i.e. seeding at 4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Ethyl nitrosourea induced tumour cell line. Glial cells are useful in the research of the distribution of neurotransmitter synthesis and brain specific antigens among nerve and glia.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Nature 1974;249:224 - PMID: 4151463
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