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Cell No. : Cell Name
RCB0008 : V79  update : 2022/02/25
CommentChinese hamster lung fibroblast
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Terms and conditionsThere is no restriction regarding use for basic researches. In relation to commercial use and use for patent filing, first of all please contact the RIKEN BRC.
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Basic information Depositor Takahashi, Kazuhide
Originator Elkind, M. M.
Year of deposit 1985
Animal hamster < Mammals
Strain name Chinese
Gender Male
Tissue lung
Classification other
History RIKEN-I.Kaneko
Lifespan infinite
Morphology fibroblast-like
Cellosaurus(Expasy) CVCL_2234
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Medium Medium List
Culture type Adherent cells
Medium and additives MEM + 10% FBS
Antibiotics Free
Passage method 0.25% Trypsin
Culture information Passage ratio 1 : 8 split
SC frequency Subculture : 2 times/week
Temperature 37 ℃
CO2 concentration 5 %
Freeze medium Medium + 10% DMSO
Freezing method Slow freezing
Mycoplasma (-)
Animal PCR OK
Isozyme LD, NP
Chromosome mode 19-25(50) : 19(2),21(1),22(41),23(5),25(1)
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Reference information Reference 3
User's Publication 11

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2204  Jones, N J, Cox R, Thacker J  Isolation and cross-sensitivity of X-ray-sensitive mutants of V79-4 hamster cells.  Mutat Res  1987  183:279-86  PubMed ID: 3106801
346  ELKIND, M M, SUTTON H  Radiation response of mammalian cells grown in culture. 1. Repair of X-ray damage in surviving Chinese hamster cells.  Radiat Res  1960  13:556-93  PubMed ID: 13726391
344  FORD, D K, YERGANIAN G  Observations on the chromosomes of Chinese hamster cells in tissue culture.  J Natl Cancer Inst  1958  21:393-425  PubMed ID: 13576097

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20052  Nomura K, Iwata H, Toshito T, Omachi C, Nagayoshi J, Nakajima K, Ogino H, Shibamoto Y.  Biological effects of passive scattering and spot scanning proton beams at the distal end of the spread-out Bragg peak in single cells and multicell spheroids.  Int J Radiat Biol  2021  1-9  PubMed ID: 33617430
13451  Teruaki Konishi , Daichi Yoshihara , Munetoshi Maeda ,Daisuke Ohsawa , Noriko Usami, Kotaro Hieda  Enhanced Cell Inactivation and Double-Strand Break Induction in V79 Chinese Hamster Cells by Monochromatic X-Rays at Phosphorus K-Shell Absorption Peak  Quantum Beam Sci.  2020   
9549  Maeda K, Yasui H, Matsuura T, Yamamori T, Suzuki M, Nagane M, Nam JM, Inanami O, Shirato H.  Evaluation of the relative biological effectiveness of spot-scanning proton irradiation in vitro.  J. Radiat. Res.  2016  57:307-11  PubMed ID: 26838131
14028  Maeda K, Yasui H, Yamamori T, Matsuura T, Takao S, Suzuki M, Matsuda A, Inanami O, Shirato H.  A Nucleoside Anticancer Drug, 1-(3-C-Ethynyl-β-D-Ribo-Pentofuranosyl)Cytosine, Induces Depth-Dependent Enhancement of Tumor Cell Death in Spread-Out Bragg Peak (SOBP) of Proton Beam  PLoS One  2016  11(11):e0166848  PubMed ID: 27875573
8046  Shirai T, Shimizu T, Ohtani K, Zen Y, Takaya M, Tsuchiya H.  Antibacterial iodine-supported titanium implants.  Acta Biomater  2011  7:1928-33  PubMed ID: 21115142
8296  Yoshiki Ando, Hiroshi Miyamoto, Iwao Noda, Nobuko Sakurai, Tomonori Akiyama, Yutaka Yonekura, Takafumi Shimazaki, Masaki Miyazaki, Masaaki Mawatari, Takao Hotokebuchi  Calcium phosphate coating containing silver shows high antibacterial activity and low cytotoxicity and inhibits bacterial adhesion  Materials Science and Engineering: C  2010  30:175-180 
13807  Muzandu K, Ishizuka M, Sakamoto KQ, Shaban Z, El Bohi K, Kazusaka A, Fujita S.  Effect of lycopene and beta-carotene on peroxynitrite-mediated cellular modifications  Toxicol Appl Pharmacol  2006  215(3):330-40  PubMed ID: 16647730
10971    Antigenotoxic effect of Pleurotus cornucopiae extracts on the mutagenesis of Salmonella typhimurium TA 98 elicited by benzo[a]pyrene and oxidative DNA lesions in V 79 hamster lung cells  Japanese Journal of Veterinary Research  2005  52, 163-172 
13809  El Bohi KM, Sabik L, Muzandu K, Shaban Z, Soliman M, Ishizuka M, Kazusaka A, Fujita S.  Antigenotoxic effect of Pleurotus cornucopiae extracts on the mutagenesis of Salmonella typhimurium TA98 elicited by benzo[a]pyrene and oxidative DNA lesions in V79 hamster lung cells  Jpn J Vet Resc  2005  52(4):163-72  PubMed ID: 15822858
2013  Kawamoto, Tetsuji, Ikeuchi, Yoshihiro, Hirano, Junko, Eikyu, Yoshiteru, Shimizu, Kazue, Torishima, Masaki, Bessho, Kiyoshi, and Yoneda, Fumio  Evalution of Differential Hypoxic Cytotoxicity and Electrochemical Studies of Nitro 5-Deazaflavins  Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters  1995  5:2115-2118 
1399  Eki T, Enomoto T, Masutani C, Miyajima A, Takada R, Murakami Y, Ohno T, Hanaoka F, Ui M  Mouse DNA primase plays the principal role in determination of permissiveness for polyomavirus DNA replication.  J Virol  1991  65:4874-81  PubMed ID: 1651410

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