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SPECIES: human, Caucasian
TISSUE/ORGAN: skin, fibroblast
PATHOLOGY: Turner syndrome/noonan syndrome 1*163950 (OMIM record)
ECACC catalog code: 90121002
Susceptibility to viruses: poliovirus 1
Description: Human skin Turners syndrome
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC, USA
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 1mM Sodium Pyruvate (NaP) + 0.1% Luteinising Hormone (LH) + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Split confluent cultures 1:3 to 1:6 i.e. seeding at 2-4x10,000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37C. Finite lifespan, up to 30 passages expected.
Derived from a 3 and a half year old Caucasian female who exhibited some of the symptoms diagnostic of Turners syndrome.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 65, IZSBS: BS CL28
- J Pediatr 1965;66:120
- Proc Southern Soc Ped Res 1964;5:12
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