Repository NIA Aging Cell Culture Repository
Subcollection Alzheimer's Disease
Biopsy Source Peripheral vein
Cell Type B-Lymphocyte
Tissue Type Blood
Transformant Epstein-Barr Virus
Race Caucasian
Family Member 9
Relation to Proband nephew
Confirmation Clinical summary/Case history
Species Homo sapiens
Common Name Human
Remarks The donor is 50% at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Donor's paternal aunt, deceased father, and deceased paternal grandfather were affected. The culture was initiated on 8/14/85 by transformation of lymphocytes with Epstein Barr virus. The cells grow in suspension and their morphology is spherical. Donor's sister is AG08374A and his mother is AG08380.
Remark The donor is 50% at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Donor's paternal aunt, deceased father, and deceased paternal grandfather were affected. The culture was initiated on 8/14/85 by transformation of lymphocytes with Epstein Barr virus. The cells grow in suspension and their morphology is spherical. Donor's sister is AG08374A and his mother is AG08380.
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Split Ratio 1:4
Temperature 37 C
Percent CO2 5%
Medium Roswell Park Memorial Institute Medium 1640 with 2mM L-glutamine or equivalent
Serum 15% fetal bovine serum Not Inactivated
Substrate None specified
Subcultivation Method dilution - add fresh medium