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ECACC catalog code: 92100623
Transfected by: Transfection Back To Transfection WebPage
Description: Human skin fibroblast
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Dr C Arlett, MRC Cell Mutation Unit, University of Sussex, UK (Originator)
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EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 1mM Sodium Pyruvate (NaP) + 15% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 to 1:6 i.e. seeding at 1-3x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C.
Derived from 46BR, a fibroblast from an individual with hypogammaglobulinaemia. The parent cell line was transformed with the plasmid pSV3neo expressing SV40 T-antigen and is now immortal.
Research council deposit: Yes;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Int J Radiat Biol 1988;54:911 - PMID: 2903889
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