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General Cell Collection: RBL-1

Catalogue No.: 86061001
Cell Line Name: RBL-1
Keywords: Rat basophilic leukaemia granulocyte
Cell Line Description: Exhibits marked variations in differentiation when monitored for basophilic granule development, histamine content and membrane receptor sites for IgE.
Species: Rat
Tissue: blood
Morphology: Lymphoblast
Growth Mode: Suspension
Subculture Routine: Maintain cultures between 3x100,000 to 1x1,000,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37°C. Treat as suspension when sub-culturing. Some fibroblast-like cells within the population will attach. Please disregard these and subculture as per normal suspension cell lines.
Culture Medium: EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1mM Sodium Pyruvate (NaP) + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 10-20% Foetal Bovine Serum (FBS).
Karyotype: Not specified
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC
Originator: No
Country: USA
References: Nature New Biol 1973;244:73; J Exp Med 1974;139:600
Additional Bibliography: Not specified
Patents: None specified by Depositor
Research Council Deposit: No
Release Conditions: No

The Culture Collections represent deposits of cultures from world-wide sources. While every effort is made to ensure details distributed by Culture Collections are accurate, Culture Collections cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in the data supplied. References where quoted are mainly attributed to the establishment of the cell culture and not for any specific property of the cell line, therefore further references should be obtained regarding cell culture characteristics. Passage numbers where given act only as a guide and Culture Collections does not guarantee the passage number stated will be the passage number received by the customer.

Cultures supplied by Culture Collections are for research purposes only. Enquiries regarding the commercial use of a cell line are referred to the depositor of the cell line. Some cell lines have additional special release conditions such as the requirement for a material transfer agreement to be completed by the potential recipient prior to the supply of the cell line. Please view the Terms & Conditions of Supply for more information.

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