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General Cell Collection: Clone C6/36

Catalogue No.: 89051705
Cell Line Name: Clone C6/36
Keywords: Mosquito larvae, Aedes albopictus
Cell Line Description: Derived from Aedes albopictus cells. Useful for propagation of Dengue virus and flaviviruses. Cells are non-anchorage dependant, not tumourigenic and maintain a diploid chromosome number.
Species: Insect
Tissue: larvae
Growth Mode: Adherent
Subculture Routine: Split sub-confluent cultures (70-80%) 1:4 to 1:10 i.e. seeding at 5000 - 30000 cells/cm² . Cells are dislodged by mechanical agitation; 5% CO2; 28°C. Freeze in 10% DMSO: 90% Foetal Bovine Serum .
Culture Medium: EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 10% Foetal Bovine Serum (FBS) (Sodium Bicarbonate (NaHCO3) level of 1.1g/l is recommended).
Karyotype: Diploid
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC
Originator: No
Country: USA
References: J Gen Virol 1978;40:531; Curr Sci 1967;36:506
Additional Bibliography: Not specified
Patents: None specified by Depositor
Research Council Deposit: No
Release Conditions: No

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