JCRB0129.2 RCR-1.P3

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JCRB No.   JCRB0129.2 Cell Name   RCR-1.P3
Profile   Rat astrocyte-like cell line prducing GFAP in serum free cell culture. Parental strain of this cell line is also available(JCRB0129.1). Other Name   
Animal   rat Strain   JAR-2
Genus   Rattus Species   norveticus
Sex    Age   new-born
Identity    Tissue for Primary Cancer   brain
Case history   normal new-born rat Metastasis   
Tissue Metastasized    Genetics   GFAP (glial fibrillary acidic protein) detected by anti-GFAP serum.
Life Span   infinite Crisis PDL   
Morphology   astrocyte-like cell Character   Cells having characteristics of astrocyte cells when cell culture started. These cells are grown in serum free condition for long passages. Passage number was extreamly increased as compared with the JCRB0129.0 RCR-1.P3. Serum free culture started 1991.
Classify   normal Established by   Jou,T.C. and Takaoka,T.
Registered by   Takaoka,T. Regulation for Distribution   free
Comment    Year   2004
Medium   DM201 medium. (DM160) Methods for Passages   Cells are harvested with scraper carefully. Doubling time is about 30 hours.
Cell Number on Passage   4-5 x 10^4 cells/sq.cm. Race   
CO2 Conc.   5 % Tissue Sampling   brain
Tissue Type   normal

Detection of virus genome fragment by Real-time PCR
Detected DNA Virus not tested Detected RNA Virus not tested

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Pubmed id:6368741Immunofluorescence characterization of astrocytes in monolayer culture using antiserum to glial fibrillary acidic protein.
Jou TC,Takahashi M,Yasuda SI,Takaoka T
Taiwan Yi Xue Hui Za Zhi. 1983 Nov;82(11):1115-25

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