Cell Line L929

Cell Description: Mouse connective tissue
Culture medium: DMEM + 10% FBS.
Permissive for PRV & VSV (Indiana). Susceptibility to other viruses varies according to the culture medium used, e.g. HSV
Subculture routine: Split subconfluent cultures seeding at 5 x 1.000 to 2 x 10.000 cells/cm2 using 0.25% trypsin or trypsin/EDTA; 5% C02; 37C
Morphology: Fibroblast
Depositor: Prof. H. Harris/Dr. R .Sutherland, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford

J .Nat. Cancer Inst. 1943; 4 :165

Comments: Subclone of parental strain L, established by W. R .Earle in 194 0 . One of 1st to be established in continuous culture.

ECACC number: 85011425

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