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293T (human, kidney, embryonic)


ICLC catalog code: HTL04001
Continuous culture, grown as monolayer
epithelial-like morphology
SPECIES: human
TISSUE/ORGAN: kidney, embryonic
Original line: 293
TRANSFORMED BY: SV40
DEPOSITOR: Dr R. Notaro, Human Genetics Dept IST, Genoa, Italy
Cell line available for distribution. For non-commercial investigative use only
PROPERTIES: SV40 large T antigen expression. Used for transfection assays and as packaging cells. The cell line can be transiently transfected and give extremely high levels of expression of AP fusion proteins. G418 resistant, neomicine resistant. The cell line is known also as 293tsA1609neo.

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