YAC-1 (ATCC® TIB-160)

Organism: Mus musculus, mouse  /  Cell Type: Moloney murine leukemia virus (Mo-MuLV) induced  /  Disease: lymphoma

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Organism Mus musculus, mouse
Cell Type Moloney murine leukemia virus (Mo-MuLV) induced
Product Format frozen
Morphology lymphoblast
Culture Properties suspension
Biosafety Level 2
Disease lymphoma
Strain A/Sn
Applications
This cell line can be used to assay of NK cell.
Storage Conditions liquid nitrogen vapor phase
Comments
Tested and found negative for ectromelia virus (mousepox).
Complete Growth Medium The base medium for this cell line is ATCC-formulated RPMI-1640 Medium, Catalog No. 30-2001. To make the complete growth medium, add the following components to the base medium: fetal bovine serum to a final concentration of 10%.
Subculturing
Cultures can be maintained by addition or replacement of fresh medium. Start cultures at 3 X 105 cells/mL and maintain between 2 X 105 and 2 X 106 cells/mL.
Medium Renewal: Every 2 to 3 days
Cryopreservation
Freeze medium: Complete growth medium supplemented with 5% (v/v) DMSO
Storage temperature: liquid nitrogen vapor phase
Culture Conditions
Atmosphere: air, 95%; carbon dioxide (CO2), 5%
Temperature: 37C
Name of Depositor JY Djeu
References

Kiessling R, et al. "Natural" killer cells in the mouse. I. Cytotoxic cells with specificity for mouse Moloney leukemia cells. Specificity and distribution according to genotype. Eur. J. Immunol. 5: 112-117, 1975. PubMed: 1234049

Cikes M, et al. Progressive loss of H-2 antigens with concomitant increase of cell- surface antigen(s) determined by Moloney leukemia virus in cultured murine lymphomas. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 50: 347-362, 1973. PubMed: 4573851

Okazaki IJ, et al. Cloning and characterization of a novel membrane-associated lymphocyte NAD:arginine ADP-ribosyltransferase. J. Biol. Chem. 271: 22052-22057, 1996. PubMed: 8703012

Kiessling R, et al. "Natural" killer cells in the mouse. II. Cytotoxic cells with specificity for mouse Moloney leukemia cells. Characteristics of the killer cell. Eur. J. Immunol. 5: 117-121, 1975. PubMed: 1086218

YAC-1 is a lymphoma which was induced by inoculation of the Moloney leukemia virus (MLV) into a newborn A/Sn mouse.

The cells are sensitive to the action of natural killer (NK) cells and are useful in assays of NK cell activity.

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Basic Documentation
References

Kiessling R, et al. "Natural" killer cells in the mouse. I. Cytotoxic cells with specificity for mouse Moloney leukemia cells. Specificity and distribution according to genotype. Eur. J. Immunol. 5: 112-117, 1975. PubMed: 1234049

Cikes M, et al. Progressive loss of H-2 antigens with concomitant increase of cell- surface antigen(s) determined by Moloney leukemia virus in cultured murine lymphomas. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 50: 347-362, 1973. PubMed: 4573851

Okazaki IJ, et al. Cloning and characterization of a novel membrane-associated lymphocyte NAD:arginine ADP-ribosyltransferase. J. Biol. Chem. 271: 22052-22057, 1996. PubMed: 8703012

Kiessling R, et al. "Natural" killer cells in the mouse. II. Cytotoxic cells with specificity for mouse Moloney leukemia cells. Characteristics of the killer cell. Eur. J. Immunol. 5: 117-121, 1975. PubMed: 1086218

YAC-1 is a lymphoma which was induced by inoculation of the Moloney leukemia virus (MLV) into a newborn A/Sn mouse.

The cells are sensitive to the action of natural killer (NK) cells and are useful in assays of NK cell activity.