NCI-H2081 [H2081] (ATCC® CRL-5920)

Organism: Homo sapiens, human  /  Disease: stage E,carcinoma; classic small cell lung cancer

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Organism Homo sapiens, human
Product Format frozen
Culture Properties suspension
Biosafety Level 1
Disease stage E,carcinoma; classic small cell lung cancer
Age 59 years
Gender female
Ethnicity Caucasian
Applications
The line was established in November 1988.
Storage Conditions vapor phase of liquid nitrogen
Derivation
The line was established in November 1988.
Clinical Data
The patient received prior chemotherapy and radiation therapy.
The patient was a smoker.
female
Caucasian
59 years
Comments
The line was established in November 1988.
The patient received prior chemotherapy and radiation therapy.
The patient was a smoker.
25 pack years.
Complete Growth Medium HITES medium supplemented with 5% fetal bovine serum
    The base medium for this cell line is ATCC-formulated DMEM:F12 Medium Catalog No.30-2006. To make the complete growth medium,add the following components to the base medium
  1. 0.005 mg/ml Insulin
  2. 0.01 mg/ml Transferrin
  3. 30nM Sodium selenite (final conc.)
  4. 10 nM Hydrocortisone (final conc.)
  5. 10 nM beta-estradiol (final conc.)
  6. extra 2mM L-glutamine (for final conc. of 4.5 mM)
  7. 5% fetal bovine serum (final conc.)

Subculturing
Protocol: Cultures can be maintained by the addition of fresh medium. Cells grow as floating aggregates of round cell clusters. Single cells are dead and clusters are viable.
Cryopreservation
Freeze medium: culture medium, 85%; FBS; 5%; DMSO, 10%
Storage temperature: vapor phase of liquid nitrogen
Culture Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor AF Gazdar, JD Minna
Year of Origin 1988
References

NCI-Navy Medical Oncology Branch Cell Line Supplement. J. Cell. Biochem. suppl. 24: 1996.

Basic Documentation
Restrictions

The line is available with the following restrictions: 1. This cell line was deposited at the ATCC by Dr. A. Gazdar and Dr. J. Minna and is provided for research purposes only. Neither the cell line nor products derived from it may be sold or used for commercial purposes. Nor can the cells be distributed to third parties for purposes of sale, or producing for sale, cells or their products. The cells are provided as service to the research community. They are provided without warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or any other warranty, expressed or implied. 2. Any proposed commercial use of the these cells, or their products must first be negotiated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, Texas 75235. Telephone (214) 699-8056, FAX (214) 688-7233.

References

NCI-Navy Medical Oncology Branch Cell Line Supplement. J. Cell. Biochem. suppl. 24: 1996.