El Don (ATCC® CRL-1149)

Organism: Homo sapiens, human  / 

Organism Homo sapiens, human
Product Format frozen
Morphology fibroblast
Culture Properties adherent
Biosafety Level 1
Age 31 years
Gender female
Clinical Data
The tissue donor suffered from type VII Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (arthrocalasis type), and was patient No.
female
Comments
The tissue donor suffered from type VII Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (arthrocalasis type), and was patient No. 2 in Lichtenstein, JR, et al. Science 182:298, 1973.
Complete Growth Medium The base medium for this cell line is ATCC-formulated Dulbecco's Modified Eagle's Medium, Catalog No. 30-2002. To make the complete growth medium, add the following components to the base medium: fetal bovine serum to a final concentration of 10%.
Subculturing
Subcultivation Ratio: A subcultivation ratio of 1:2 to 1:4 is recommended
Medium Renewal: 2 to 3 times per week
Remove spent medium, add fresh 0.25% trypsin for 1 to 2 minutes, remove trypsin and let the culture sit at room temperature for 5 to 10 minutes. Add fresh medium, aspirate and dispense into new flasks. Subculture every 7 to 9 days.
Basic Documentation
References

Lichtenstein JR, et al. Defect in conversion of procollagen to collagen in a form of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. Science 182: 298-300, 1973. PubMed: 4742738