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General Cell Collection: Hepa 1-6

Catalogue No.: 92110305
Cell Line Name: Hepa 1-6
Keywords: Mouse hepatoma
Cell Line Description: Derived from BW7756 tumour in a C57L mouse. Secretes several liver products including albumin, alpha-fetoprotein, alpha 1-antitrypin and amylase.
Species: Mouse
Tissue: liver
Morphology: Epithelial-like
Growth Mode: Adherent
Subculture Routine: Split sub-confluent cultures (70-80%) 1:2 to 1:4 i.e. seeding at 2-5x10,000 cells/cm² using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37°C.
Culture Medium: DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Foetal Bovine Serum (FBS).
Karyotype: Not specified
Products: Albumin, alpha-foetoprotein, alpha 1-antitrypsin, amylase
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC
Originator: No
Country: USA
References: Darlington GJ. 1987 Liver cell lines. Methods Enzymol.;151:19-38. PMID: 3431441.
Additional Bibliography: Darlington GJ, Bernhard HP, Miller RA, Ruddle FH. 1980 Expression of liver phenotypes in cultured mouse hepatoma cells. J Natl Cancer Inst. 64(4):809-19. PMID: 6102619.
Patents: None specified by Depositor
Research Council Deposit: No
Release Conditions: No

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