1A2 (ATCC® CRL-8119)

Organism: Homo sapiens, human  /  Cell Type: lymphoblast B lymphocyte; Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) transforme  /  Disease: Lymphoma

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Organism Homo sapiens, human
Cell Type lymphoblast B lymphocyte; Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) transforme
Product Format frozen
Morphology lymphoblast
Culture Properties suspension
Biosafety Level 2 CELLS CONTAIN HERPESVIRUS

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Disease Lymphoma
Applications
This line was derived from the GM1500 lymphoma line.
The cells are resistant to 6-thioguanine.
The cells can be used as a source of infectious EBV, and can be used as driving the cell in"cell driven" EBV transformation of human B cells.
Storage Conditions liquid nitrogen vapor phase
Derivation
This line was derived from the GM1500 lymphoma line.
Genes Expressed
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)
Cellular Products
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)
Comments
This line was derived from the GM1500 lymphoma line.
The cells are resistant to 6-thioguanine.
The cells can be used as a source of infectious EBV, and can be used as driving the cell in"cell driven" EBV transformation of human B cells.
Complete Growth Medium RPMI 1640 medium with 1 mM sodium pyruvate and 2 mM L-glutamine, 85%; fetal bovine serum, 15%
Subculturing
Protocol: Cultures can be maintained by addition or replacement of fresh medium. Start cultures at 2 X 10(5) cells/ml and maintain between 2 X 10(5) and 1 X 10(6) cells/ml.
Interval: every 3 days
Medium Renewal: Every 3 days
Cryopreservation
Freeze medium: culture medium, 95%; DMSO, 5%
Storage temperature: liquid nitrogen vapor phase
Culture Conditions
Atmosphere: air, 95%; carbon dioxide (CO2), 5%
Temperature: 37.0°C
Population Doubling Time 24 hrs (when cells are in logarithmic growth)
Name of Depositor Genetic Systems Corp.
U.S. Patent Number
References

Lostrom ME. Cell-driven viral transfer in eukaryotes. US Patent 4,464,465 dated Aug 7 1984

Croce CM, et al. Chromosomal location of the genes for human immunoglobulin heavy chains. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 76: 3416-3419, 1979. PubMed: 114999

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Basic Documentation
References

Lostrom ME. Cell-driven viral transfer in eukaryotes. US Patent 4,464,465 dated Aug 7 1984

Croce CM, et al. Chromosomal location of the genes for human immunoglobulin heavy chains. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 76: 3416-3419, 1979. PubMed: 114999