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1301 human, Caucasian; blood; leukemia, acute lymphoblastic T cell. HTL01004
293 human; kidney, embryonic. HTL03003
293T human; kidney, embryonic. HTL04001
380 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, pre-B cell. HTL99019
3T3 mouse, Swiss albino; embryo. ATL95002
5637 human, Caucasian; bladder; carcinoma. HTL01017
8305C human; thyroid; carcinoma, undifferentiated. HTL96026
92.1 human; uvea; melanoma. HTL12001
A-172 human; glioblastoma. HTL97013
A-204 human; muscle; rhabdomyosarcoma. HTL99002
A-498 human; kidney; adenocarcinoma. HTL04005
A-704 human; kidney; adenocarcinoma. HTL95007
A2058 human, Caucasian; skin; melanoma, metastatic. HTL08002
A2780 human; ovary; adenocarcinoma. HTL98008
A549 human, Caucasian; lung; carcinoma. HTL03001
A8/D1 mouse, AKR; thymus; thymoma. ATL98012
AC human; blood. HTL14005
ACHN human, Caucasian; kidney; adenocarcinoma. HTL99007
AF-2 clone 9B5 mouse, BALB/c; hybrid, B cells x myeloma; myeloma. HYL95001
ALL-PO human; bone marrow; leukemia, acute lymphoblastic. HTL01003
AMALA human; lymphocyte, B. HTL14002
B104 rat, BDIX; brain; neuroblastoma. ATL99008
B104-1-1 mouse, Swiss albino; embryo. ATL98015
B16-F10 mouse, C57BL/6; melanoma. ATL99010
B1647 human; bone marrow; leukemia. HTL03004
B3/AN mouse, AKR; thymus; thymoma. ATL97004
B9 mouse, BALB/c; hybrid, B cells x myeloma; hybridoma. HYL98004
B95.8 monkey, marmoset; lymphocyte, B. ATL95004
BAE-1 bovine; aorta, endothelium. AL00004
BALB/3T3 clone A31 mouse, mus musculus; embryo. AL09001
Bat lung bat; lung. ATL96010
BOB human; lymphocyte, B. HTL14003
BPH-1 human; prostate. HTL11006
BRL-3A rat, buffalo; liver. AL00002
BT-474 human, Caucasian; breast; carcinoma, ductal. HTL00008
BT-549 human, Caucasian; breast; carcinoma, ductal. HTL02006
BV-173 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, pre-B cell. HTL99018
BV-2 mouse, C57BL/6; brain, microglial cells. ATL03001
BxPC-3 human; pancreas; adenocarcinoma. HTL96011
C2-Rev7 rat; hepatoma. ATL96007
C33A human, Caucasian; cervix; carcinoma. HTL02004
C6 rat; glial tumor. ATL95007
CA46 human; ascitic fluid; lymphoma, Burkitt. HTL97007
Caco-2 human, Caucasian; colon; adenocarcinoma. HTL97023
Caki-2 human, Caucasian; kidney; carcinoma. HTL95029
CALOGERO human; lymphocyte, B. HTL14001
Calu-1 human, Caucasian; lung; carcinoma, epidermoid, grade III. HTL95002
Calu-6 human, Caucasian; lung; carcinoma, anaplastic. HTL97003
CAS-1 human; glioblastoma. HTL97009
CaSki human, Caucasian; cervix; carcinoma, epidermoid, from metastatic site. HTL98018
CEINGE CLONE 3 rat, Sprague-Dawley; brain. ATL99012
Cf2Th dog; thymus. AL97003
CFPAC-1 human, Caucasian; pancreas; adenocarcinoma, ductal. HTL01019
CHO hamster, Chinese; ovary. ATL95003
CHO-K1 hamster, Chinese; ovary. ATL98003
CHO-SSR1 hamster, Chinese; ovary. ATL98001
CHO-SSR2 hamster, Chinese; ovary. ATL98002
CM-S/Tum human; bone marrow. HTL08001
CM-S/un human, Caucasian; bone marrow; monocyte tumor. HTL06005
COLO 205 human, Caucasian; colon; colorectal adenocarcinoma. HTL00010
COLO 320DMF human; colon; adenocarcinoma. HTL95027
COLO 699N human; lung; adenocarcinoma. HTL95009
COLO 741 human; colon; carcinoma. HTL95008
COLO 800 human; subcutaneous nodule; melanoma. HTL97005
COLO 853 human; lymph node; melanoma. HTL96001
COLO 858 human; lymph node; melanoma. HTL97017
COR-L23 human, Caucasian; lung; carcinoma, large cell. HTL95012
COS-1 monkey, African green; kidney. ATL01002
COS-7 monkey, African green; kidney. ATL96005
CTLL-2 mouse, C57BL/6; lymphocyte, T. AL00003
DAUDI human, Black; lymphoma, Burkitt. HTL95024
DBTRG-05MG human; brain; glioblastoma multiforme. HTL98001
DH82 dog, golden retriever; monocyte-macrophage. ATL96008
DLD-1 human; colon; adenocarcinoma. HTL95011
DMS-79 human; lung, pleural effusion; carcinoma, small cell. HTL98009
DOHH2 human; lymphoma, follicular, B cell. HTL99022
DU-145 human, Caucasian; prostate; carcinoma. HTL99013
E.Derm horse; dermis. AL97004
F9 mouse, 129; testis; teratocarcinoma. ATL99006
FAO rat; liver; hepatoma, H-35 Reuber. ATL99001
FTC-133 human; thyroid; carcinoma, follicular. HTL97015
FTC-238 human; thyroid; carcinoma, follicular. HTL96003
G-361 human; skin; melanoma. HTL99001
GDM-1 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute myelomonocytic. HTL01008
GF-D8 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute myeloid. HTL01009
GH3 rat, Wistar-Furth; pituitary tumor. ATL96003
GH4-C1 rat, Wistar-Furth; pituitary adenoma. ATL96006
GPE 86 mouse, NIH Swiss; kidney, embryonic. HTL06007
GS-9L rat; glioma. ATL96001
H-EMC-SS human; chondrosarcoma. HTL99016
H9 human, Caucasian; lymphocyte, T; lymphoma. HTL05006
HCT-116 human; colon; carcinoma. HTL95025
HCT-15 human; colon; colorectal adenocarcinoma. HTL00001
HCT-8 human; intestine, ileocecal; adenocarcinoma. HTL99005
HECV human, Caucasian; umbilical cord. HL01001
HEL 92.1.7 human, Caucasian; erythroleukemia. HTL03002
HeLa human, Black; cervix; carcinoma, epitheloid. HTL95023
HeLa 382 human, Black; cervix; carcinoma, epitheloid. HTL95015
HeLa 422 human, Black; cervix; carcinoma, epitheloid. HTL95014
HeLa 432 human, Black; cervix; carcinoma, epitheloid. HTL95016
HeLa S3 human, Black; cervix; carcinoma, epitheloid. HTL95020
Hep G2 human, Caucasian; liver; carcinoma, hepatocellular. HTL95005
Hepa 1-clc7 mouse, C57L; liver; hepatoma, BW7756. ATL98016
HFFF2 human, Caucasian; foreskin, fetal. HL95002
HGC-27 human; stomach; carcinoma, undifferentiated. HTL95028
HL-60 human, Caucasian; peripheral blood; leukemia, promyelocytic. HTL95010
HOS human, Caucasian; bone; osteosarcoma. HTL04003
Hs 578T human, Caucasian; breast; carcinoma. HTL00007
Hs913T human, Caucasian; fibrosarcoma. HTL99012
HT 1197 human, Caucasian; bladder; carcinoma. HTL04006
HT-1080 human, Caucasian; acetabulum; fibrosarcoma. HTL98016
HT-29 human, Caucasian; colon; adenocarcinoma, grade II. HTL99026
HTC rat, buffalo; ascitic fluid; hepatoma. ATL95006
HuP-T3 human, Japanese; pancreas; adenocarcinoma. HTL96006
HuP-T4 human; pancreas; adenocarcinoma. HTL95006
HUVEC human; endothelium. IST05001
IM-9 human; bone marrow. HTL99009
IMR-32 human, Caucasian; neuroblastoma. HTL96021
IMR-5 human, Caucasian; neuroblastoma. HTL00009
IST-EBV-TW1.1 human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03001
IST-EBV-TW1.2 human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03002
IST-EBV-TW2.1 human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03003
IST-EBV-TW2.2 human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03004
IST-EBV-TW3.1 human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03005
IST-EBV-TW3.2 human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03006
IST-EBV-TW4A human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03007
IST-EBV-TW4B human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03008
IST-EBV-TW5A human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03009
IST-EBV-TW5B human; lymphocyte, B. EBV03010
IST-EBV-TW6A human, Caucasian; lymphocyte, B. EBV04001
IST-EBV-TW6B human, Caucasian; lymphocyte, B. EBV04002
IST-MEL1 human, Caucasian; skin; melanoma. HTL01006
IST-MEL2 human, Caucasian; skin; melanoma. HTL01012
IST-MEL3 human, Caucasian; skin; melanoma. HTL01011
IST-MELA 16 human; subcutaneous metastasis; melanoma, metastatic. HTL11007
IST-MES1 human, Caucasian; pleural effusion; mesothelioma. HTL01005
IST-MES2 human, Caucasian; pleural effusion; mesothelioma. HTL01007
IST-OV-A161 human; ovary; carcinoma. HTL16002
IST-SL1 human; lung; carcinoma, small cell. HTL97012
IST-SL2 human; lung; carcinoma, small cell. HTL97010
J774A.1 mouse, BALB/c; monocyte-macrophage; monocyte-macrophage tumor. ATL98011
JM2 rat, Fisher 344; liver; hepatoma. ATL99009
JTC-27 rat; liver; hepatoma. ATL98013
K-562 human, Caucasian; pleural effusion; leukemia, myelogenous. HTL94001
KARPAS-422 human; lymphoma, follicular, B cell. HTL99023
KYSE-30 human, Asiatic; oesophagus; carcinoma, squamous cell. HTL97022
L1210 mouse, DBA/2; ascitic fluid; leukemia, lymphocytic. ATL99002
L6C5 rat; skeletal muscle. AL00001
L6H2 rat. ATL00001
L929 mouse, C3H/An; connective. ATL95001
LB-B7 human; lymphocyte, B. HTL05007
LB-F9 human; lymphocyte, B. HTL05004
LB4 human; lymphocyte, B. HTL05003
LNCap.FGC human, Caucasian; prostate; adenocarcinoma. HTL99011
LoVo human, Caucasian; colon; adenocarcinoma. HTL99028
LS180 human, Caucasian; colon; adenocarcinoma, colorectal. HTL01016
LTK- mouse, C3H/An; connective. AL97001
M-07e human, Caucasian; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute megakaryoblastic. HTL04002
Mab 62B1-PC mouse, BALB/c; hybrid, B cells x myeloma; hybridoma. HYL98001
Mab 8A-PC mouse, BALB/c; hybrid, B cells x myeloma; hybridoma. HYL98002
Mab 8F6-PC mouse, BALB/c; hybrid, B cells x myeloma; hybridoma. HYL98003
McA-RH7777 rat, buffalo; liver; hepatoma. ATL00002
MCF7 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL95021
MCF7-382 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL95018
MCF7-422 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL95017
MCF7-432 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL95019
MCF7-488X1 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL96004
MCF7-490X1 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL96002
MCF7-492X1 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL96028
MDA-MB-231 human, Caucasian; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL99004
MDA-MB-415 human; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL02005
MDA-MB-436 human, Caucasian; mammary gland; adenocarcinoma, breast. HTL11005
MDA-MB-453 human, Caucasian; breast; carcinoma. HTL01013
MDA-MB-468 human, Black; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL99024
ME-180 human, Caucasian; cervix; carcinoma, epidermoid. HTL96027
MeCo 05 human; skin; melanoma. HTL07001
MEG-01 human; bone marrow; leukemia, megakaryoblastic. HTL96017
MEGR 07 human, Caucasian; metastatic cutaneous nodule; melanoma. HTL07005
MEL 290 human; uvea; melanoma, uveal. HTL12002
MeMo 05 human; lymph node, metastasis; melanoma. HTL07002
MEMOR 06 human; subcutaneous metastasis; malignant melanoma. HTL07004
MES-SA human, Caucasian; uterus; sarcoma. HTL96008
MEWO human; malignant melanoma. HTL97019
MG-1361 mouse, CD-1 transgenic; mammary gland; adenocarcinoma. ATL97003
MG-63 human; osteosarcoma. HTL99003
MH1C1 rat; liver; hepatoma. ATL98014
MiCl1 (S+L-) mustela vison (mink); lung, fetal. ATL97001
MOLT-4 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, T cell. HTL99025
MONO-MAC-6 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute monocytic. HTL01015
MPP 89 human; pleural effusion; mesothelioma. HTL00012
MRC-5 human; lung, fetal. HL95001
MSTO-211H human, Caucasian; mesothelioma. HTL01018
MTP-GFP mouse, CD-1 transgenic; mammary gland; adenocarcinoma. ATL07002
Mv1Lu mustela vison (mink); lung, fetal. AL97002
NCI-H1650 human, Caucasian; lung; adenocarcinoma, bronchioalveolar carcinoma. HTL06002
NCI-H1975 human; lung; adenocarcinoma, non-small cell. HTL06001
NCI-H292 human, Black; lung; carcinoma, mucoepidermoid. HTL96009
NCI-H727 human, Caucasian; lung; carcinoma, non small cell. HTL97001
Neuro-2A mouse, albino; neuroblastoma. ATL99007
NIH 3T3 mouse, NIH Swiss; embryo. AL07001
NT2-D1 human, Caucasian; testis; carcinoma, embryonal pluripotent. HTL97025
NULLI-SCC1 mouse, 129/SV; testis; teratocarcinoma. ATL06001
OCI-AML2 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute myeloid. HTL01010
OMM2.5 human; uvea; melanoma, uveal. BC2200001HT
P19 mouse, C3H/He; embryo; teratocarcinoma. ATL99013
P388D1 clone 3124 mouse; lymphoid; lymphoid neoplasm. ATL97013
P3X63Ag8 mouse, BALB/c; lymphoblast; myeloma. ATL05001
P3X63Ag8U.1 mouse, BALB/c; myeloma. ATL96012
PA-1 human, Caucasian; ovary; teratocarcinoma. HTL97002
PA317 mouse, NIH Swiss; embryo. HTL06006
PC-12 rat; adrenal; pheochromocytoma. ATL98004
PC-3 human, Caucasian; prostate; adenocarcinoma, grade IV. HTL97018
PF-382 human; pleural effusion; leukemia, T cell. HTL00006
PF97387 human; lymphocyte, B. HTL14004
PG-4 (S+L-) cat; brain, fetal. ATL97002
PSN1 human; pancreas; adenocarcinoma. HTL97008
RAJI human, Black; lymphoma, Burkitt. HTL00002
RAW 264.7 mouse, BALB/c; macrophage. ATL02001
RBL-1 rat, Wistar; peripheral blood; leukemia, basophilic. ATL01001
Rj2.2.5 human, Black; lymphoma, Burkitt. HTL02002
RO82-W-1 human; thyroid; carcinoma, follicular. HTL98002
ROV-S human, Caucasian; bone marrow. HTL05002
RPMI 7932 human; skin; melanoma. HTL96012
RRAm1 rat; skin, fibroblast. AL99001
RT-1 rat, Lewis; fibrosarcoma. ATL96002
S+L-CAT2 cat. ATL96011
Saos-2 human, Caucasian; bone; osteosarcoma. HTL01001
SC-1 mouse; embryo. ATL96009
SH-SY5Y human, Caucasian; neuroblastoma. HTL95013
SHM-D33 mouse / human; hybrid; heteromyeloma. ATL94001
SiHa human, Japanese; cervix; carcinoma, squamous cell. HTL98017
SIRC rabbit; cornea. AL96001
SK-BR-3 human; breast; adenocarcinoma. HTL03005
SK-HEP-1 human, Caucasian; liver; adenocarcinoma. HTL10001
SK-LU-1 human, Caucasian; lung; adenocarcinoma, grade III, poorly differentiated. HTL96023
SK-MEL-24 human, Caucasian; skin; melanoma. HTL02001
SK-MEL-28 human; skin; melanoma. HTL99010
SK-MEL-5 human, Caucasian; skin; melanoma. HTL01020
SK-N-AS human; neuroblastoma. HTL95026
SK-N-BE(2) human, Caucasian; bone marrow; neuroblastoma. HTL96015
SK-N-BE(2)-C human; bone marrow; neuroblastoma. HTL96018
SK-N-F1 human; neuroblastoma. HTL97020
SK-N-SH human, Caucasian; neuroblastoma. HTL96019
SR-4987 mouse, BDF/1; bone marrow, stromal cells. ATL99005
SUP-T1 human, Caucasian; lymphoma, lymphoblastic, T cell. HTL96007
SW1353 human, Caucasian; bone; chondrosarcoma. HTL99008
SW48 human, Caucasian; colon; adenocarcinoma, grade IV. HTL99020
SW480 human; colon; adenocarcinoma, grade III-IV. HTL99017
SW620 human, Caucasian; colon; adenocarcinoma. HTL99015
SW837 human, Caucasian; rectum; adenocarcinoma, grade IV. HTL99021
T47D human; breast; carcinoma, ductal. HTL98003
T84 human; colon; carcinoma. HTL95022
TE671 Subline No.2 human, Caucasian; rhabdomyosarcoma. HTL97021
TF-1 human; bone marrow; erythroleukemia. HTL05001
THP-1 human; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute monocytic. HTL97014
THP-1 h human; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute monocytic. HTL05008
THP-1 l human; peripheral blood; leukemia, acute monocytic. HTL05009
TT human; thyroid; carcinoma, medullary. HTL98004
U-2 OS human, Caucasian; bone; osteosarcoma. HTL11001
U-251 MG human, Caucasian; glioblastoma-astrocytoma, grade III. HTL99014
U-937 human, Caucasian; pleural effusion; lymphoma, histiocytic. HTL94002
U87 MG human, Caucasian; brain; glioblastoma-astrocytoma. HTL00013
U87/DK human; brain; glioblastoma. HTL08003
U87/WT human; brain; glioblastoma. HTL08004
UPMD1 human; uvea; melanoma, uveal. HTL16001
UPMM 3 human; uvea; melanoma, uveal. HTL13001
UPMM1 human; uvea; melanoma, uveal. HTL16003
UPMM2 human; uvea; melanoma, uveal. HTL16004
V-79 hamster, Chinese; lung, fibroblast. AL99002
VA-ES-BJ human; skin; sarcoma, epitheloid. HTL97024
Vero monkey, African green; kidney. ATL95005
WEHI-164 mouse, BALB/c; fibrosarcoma. ATL96004
WEHI-3B mouse, BALB/c; monocyte; leukemia, myelomonocytic. ATL99003
WEHI-3B/CPX mouse, BALB/c; monocyte; leukemia, myelomonocytic. ATL99004
WiDr human; colon; colorectal adenocarcinoma. HTL00003
WOP mouse; embryo. ATL99011
XC rat, Wistar; sarcoma. ATL96013
Y79 human, Caucasian; retinoblastoma. HTL99029
ZR-75-1 human, Caucasian; breast; carcinoma, ductal. HTL99006


2ME 2-mercaptoethanol
DMEM Dulbecco's modified minimum essential medium
DMSO dimethyl sulphoxide
EDTA ethylene diamine tetra acetic acid
FBS fetal bovine serum
L-glu L-glutamine
MEM (EBSS) Eagle's minimum essential medium with Earle's balanced salt solution
MEM (HBSS) Eagle's minimum essential medium with Hanks' balanced salt solution
NaP Na pyruvate
NEAA non-essential amino acids
RPMI Roswell Park Memorial Institute