AHL-1 (ATCC® CCL-195)

Organism: Cricetulus migratorius, hamster, Armenian  /  Disease: genetic toxicology studies.

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Organism Cricetulus migratorius, hamster, Armenian
Product Format frozen
Morphology fibroblast
Culture Properties adherent
Biosafety Level 1

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 genetic toxicology studies.
Age adult
Gender male
This line may be useful for genetic toxicology studies.
Karyotype diploid; relatively stable but a high frequency of polyploid cells; modal number = 22
Clinical Data
This line may be useful for genetic toxicology studies.
Complete Growth Medium The base medium for this cell line is ATCC-formulated Eagle's Minimum Essential Medium, Catalog No. 30-2003. To make the complete growth medium, add the following components to the base medium: fetal bovine serum to a final concentration of 10%.
Subcultivation Ratio: A subcultivation ratio of 1:2 to 1:4 is recommended
Medium Renewal: Twice per week
Remove medium, add fresh 0.25% trypsin for 3 to 5 minutes, remove trypsin and let the culture sit for 10 to 12 minutes at 37C. Add fresh medium, aspirate and dispense into new flasks. Subculture every 5 to 6 days.
Name of Depositor KS Lavappa
Deposited As Cricetulus migratorius
Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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