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ECACC General Cell Collection: LS174T

Supplied by: European Collection of Authenticated Cell Cultures (ECACC)
Culture Type: Cell line
Collection: ECACC General Collection
Catalogue No.: 87060401
Cell Line Name: LS174T
Other Collection No.: ATCC CCL 188
Citation Guidance: If use of this culture results in a scientific publication, it should be cited in the publication as: LS174T (ECACC 87060401)
Keywords: Human Caucasian colon adenocarcinoma
Cell Line Description: A trypsinised variant of LS180 (ECACC catalogue no. 87021202), both lines being derived from a 58 year old female with Dukes type B adenocarcinoma of the colon. The cells have microvilli and intracytoplasmic vacuoles. The cells are tumorigenic in nude mice.
Species: Human
Tissue of Origin: colon
CellType: Epithelial
Growth Mode: Adherent
Karyotype: Modal no. 45 (2n
Biosafety Information: Unless specified otherwise, at the European Collection of Authenticated Cell Cultures (ECACC) we routinely handle all of our cell lines at containment level 2 in accordance with the ACDP guidelines. ACDP = Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens (UK)
All cell cultures have the potential to carry as yet unidentified adventitious agents. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

ACDP Guidance: Biological agents: Managing the risks in laboratories and healthcare premises.

Hyperlinks to MSDS documents:
Frozen cell cultures Material Safety Data Sheet
Growing cell cultures Material Safety Data Sheet
Nucleic acids derived from cell cultures Material Safety Data Sheet
Subculture Routine: Split sub-confluent cultures (70-80%) 1:2 to 1:5 i.e. seeding at 2-5x10,000 cells/cm² using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% CO2; 37°C May take up to 7 days for cells to attach. Cells grow in islands and tend to pile on top of each other. Some cells may subsequently fall off into suspension and all cells produce a considerable amount of debris.
Culture Medium: EMEM (EBSS) + 2mM Glutamine + 1% Non Essential Amino Acids (NEAA) + 10% Foetal Bovine Serum (FBS).
Depositor: Obtained from ATCC
Originator: No
Country: USA
References: In Vitro 1976;12:180
Additional Bibliography: Not specified
Patents: This material is cited in a US and/or other Patent and may not be used to infringe parent claims.
Release Conditions: No

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