Cell name: PtK1

Cell description: Potorous tridactylis (potoroo, rat kangaroo), kidney
Age/Stage: adult; Rat kangaroo
Gender: female
Morphology: epithelial
Karyotype: modal number = 11; range = 8 to 21
Growth Properties: monolayer
Propagation: Medium: Minimum essential medium (Eagle) in Earle's BSS with non-essential amino acids, 90%; fetal bovine serum, 10%
Biosafety Level: 1

ATCC Number: CRL-6493
ECACC Number: 91013163

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