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TISSUE/ORGAN: nervous system
TUMOR: nervous tissue neuronal tumor
ECACC catalog code: 85042305
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Description: Rat nervous tissue neuronal
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 + 10% 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. Neuronal cells useful in research of distribution of neurotransmitter synthesis and brain specific antigens among nerve and glia. Cell morphology significantly affected when grown in serum free media.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
- Nature 1974;249:224 - PMID: 4151463
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