U266B1 [U266] (ATCC® TIB-196)

Organism: Homo sapiens, human  /  Cell Type: B lymphocyte  /  Tissue: peripheral blood  /  Disease: myeloma; plasmacytoma

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Organism Homo sapiens, human
Tissue
peripheral blood
Cell Type B lymphocyte
Product Format frozen
Morphology lymphoblast
Culture Properties suspension
Biosafety Level 1
Disease myeloma; plasmacytoma
Age 53 years adult
Gender male
Applications
This cell line is a suitable transfection host.
Clinical Data
male
Genes Expressed
immunoglobulin; monoclonal antibody; interleukin 6 (interleukin-6, IL-6)
Cellular Products
immunoglobulin; monoclonal antibody; interleukin 6 (interleukin-6, IL-6)
Comments
U266 cells have been reported to produce human IL-6.
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 15%.
Subculturing
Cultures can be maintained by addition or replacement of fresh medium. Start cultures at 3 x 105 cells/mL and maintain between 1 x 105 and 1 x 106 cells/mL.
Medium Renewal: Every 2 to 3 days
Cryopreservation
culture medium 95%; DMSO, 5%
STR Profile
Amelogenin: X,Y
CSF1PO: 12,13
D13S317: 12
D16S539: 10
D5S818: 11,12
D7S820: 11,12
THO1: 5,7
TPOX: 8
vWA: 17
Isotype IgE; lambda light chain
Name of Depositor NK Nilsson
References

Nilsson K, et al. Established immunoglobulin producing myeloma (IgE) and lymphoblastoid (IgG) cell lines from an IgE myeloma patient. Clin. Exp. Immunol. 7: 477-489, 1970. PubMed: 4097745

Kawano M, et al. Autocrine generation and requirement of BSF-2/IL-6 for human multiple myelomas. Nature 332: 83-85, 1988. PubMed: 3258060

Kolanus W, et al. alphaLbeta2 integrin/LFA-1 binding to ICAM-1 induced by cytohesin-1 a cytoplasmic regulatory molecule. Cell 86: 233-242, 1996. PubMed: 8706128

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Basic Documentation
References

Nilsson K, et al. Established immunoglobulin producing myeloma (IgE) and lymphoblastoid (IgG) cell lines from an IgE myeloma patient. Clin. Exp. Immunol. 7: 477-489, 1970. PubMed: 4097745

Kawano M, et al. Autocrine generation and requirement of BSF-2/IL-6 for human multiple myelomas. Nature 332: 83-85, 1988. PubMed: 3258060

Kolanus W, et al. alphaLbeta2 integrin/LFA-1 binding to ICAM-1 induced by cytohesin-1 a cytoplasmic regulatory molecule. Cell 86: 233-242, 1996. PubMed: 8706128