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IZSBS catalog code: BS CL 4
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
SPECIES: mouse, BALB/c Karyology: 2n = 40 in 52 cells
Susceptibility to viruses: coronavirus * herpes simplex * vesic. stomatitis (Indiana)
DEPOSITOR: obtained from ATCC
PROPERTIES: contact inhibited not tumorigenic; used in tumorigenicity and viral transformation studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale (IZSBS, Brescia)
DMEM + 10% FBS; Freezing medium: Culture medium + 10% DMSO; 37C, 5% CO2 Passage: 65, mycoplasma negative, culture
Susceptible to trasformation by oncogenic DNA SV40 virus and murine sarcoma virus.
Validated by: isoenzymes (confirmed as mouse with NP, G6PD, PEPB, AST, LD)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 163
- J Cell Physiol 1968;72:141-148 - PMID: 4301006
- Virology 1969;38:174-202 - PMID: 4306523
For information, get in touch with:
Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro,
c/o Centro Biotecnologie Avanzate, Torre B - Piano 2
Largo Rosanna Benzi, 10 - I-16132 Genova - Italy
Tel: +39-0105558-289, Fax: +39-0105558-293