|Cell Line Name:||HUVEC (200-05n)|
|Cell Line Description:||Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells (HUVEC) are isolated from normal human umbilical vein. They are cryopreserved at the end of primary culture and can be cultured and propagated at least 16 population doublings. HUVEC are responsive to cytokine stimulation in the expression of cell adhesion molecules. These cell systems are commonly used for physiological and pharmacological investigations, such as macromolecule transport(1), blood coagulation(2), and fibrinolysis(3). References:1. Weiss, T.L. et al, In Vitro Cell. Biol. 26:759 (1990). 2. Furie, B. et al, Cell 53:505 (1988). 3. Wojta, J. et al, Blood 81(12):3285 (1993). Characterization: Positive for factor VIII-related antigen expression. Positive for DiI-Ac-LDL uptake.|
|Subculture Routine:||Refer to 'Instructions for Culturing' document|
|Culture Medium:||Endothelial Cell Growth Medium (211-500) ECACC cat no. 06091509|
|Depositor:||Cell Applications Inc. (CAI), San Diego, USA|
|References:||None Specified By Depositor|
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