NMuLi (ATCC® CRL-1638)

Organism: Mus musculus, mouse  / 

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Organism Mus musculus, mouse
Product Format frozen
Morphology epithelial
Culture Properties adherent
Biosafety Level 1
Age weanling
Strain NAMRU
Applications
Tested and found negative for ectromelia virus (mousepox).
Tumorigenic Yes
Effects
Yes, cystadenomas with malignant characteristics are produced in isogenic mice
Comments
The cells do not express detectable retroviruses.
Tested and found negative for ectromelia virus (mousepox).
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 medium, and rinse with 0.25% trypsin, 0.03% EDTA solution. Remove the solution and add an additional 1 to 2 ml of trypsin-EDTA solution. Allow the flask to sit at room temperature (or at 37C) until the cells detach.
Add fresh culture medium, aspirate and dispense into new culture flasks.
Cryopreservation
culture medium 95%; DMSO, 5%
Culture Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor RB Owens
References

Owens RB. Glandular epithelial cells from mice: a method for selective cultivation. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 52: 1375-1378, 1974. PubMed: 4363715

Owens RB, et al. Epithelial cell cultures from normal glandular tissue of mice. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 53: 261-269, 1974. PubMed: 4366196

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Basic Documentation
References

Owens RB. Glandular epithelial cells from mice: a method for selective cultivation. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 52: 1375-1378, 1974. PubMed: 4363715

Owens RB, et al. Epithelial cell cultures from normal glandular tissue of mice. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 53: 261-269, 1974. PubMed: 4366196