#151807

2fTGH-U2A Cell Line

Cat. #151807

2fTGH-U2A Cell Line

Cat. #: 151807

Sub-type: Continuous

Unit size: 1x10^6 cells / vial

Availability: 10-12 weeks

Organism: Human

Disease: Cancer

Model: Mutant

£430.00

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Contributor

Inventor: George Stark

Institute: Cancer Research UK, London Research Institute: Lincoln's Inn Fields

Tool Details
Target Details
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Tool Details

*FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY

  • Name: 2fTGH-U2A Cell Line
  • Tool sub type: Continuous
  • Parental cell: HT 1080
  • Organism: Human
  • Disease: Cancer
  • Model: Mutant
  • Conditional: Yes
  • Description: The 2fTGH-U2A Cell Line is part of a panel of IFNy pathway mutant fibrosarcoma cell lines isolated by chemical mutagenesis of IFNy insensitive reporter cells derived from HT1080 cells. Knockout genes have been identified and span multiple members of the IFMy pathway. These cell lines are be useful for the in vitro study and comparison of disrupted interferon signalling at multiple points across the IFN pathway. The following cell lines are part of the group of IFN signalling mutants: U4C, U...
  • Production details: Human; HT1080 human sarcoma cell lines transfected with a vector encoding a selectable marker regulated by interferon to create the 2fTGH cell line, enabling selection of mutations in genes encoding components of the interferon signalling pathway. Chemical mutagenesis of the 2fTGH cell line enabled isolation of 10 IFNg signalling mutants.
  • Recommended controls: The wild type 2FTGH human fibrosarcoma as a positive control together with the U5a and U3a IFNB resistant cell lines.
  • Cellosaurus id: CVCL_M019

Target Details

  • Target: IFN signalling mutant U2A

Handling

  • Format: Frozen
  • Growth medium: Parental 2fTGH and mutant cell lines can be grown in DMEM with 10% FCS.
  • Unit size: 1x10^6 cells / vial
  • Shipping conditions: Dry ice

Related Tools

  • Related tools: 2fTGH Cell Line ; 2fTGH-U4C Cell Line ; 2fTGH-U6A Cell Line ; 2fTGH-U5A Cell Line ; 2fTGH-U4A Cell Line ; 2fTGH-U3A Cell Line

References

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  • Dual role of the Jak1 FERM and kinase domains in cytokine receptor binding and in stimulation-dependent Jak activation.
  • Sun et al. 2004. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 24(6):350-61. PMID: 15212709.
  • Ectopic expression of toll-like receptor-3 (TLR-3) overcomes the double-stranded RNA (dsRNA) signaling defects of P2.1 cells.
  • Guo et al. 2000. Virology. 267(2):209-19. PMID: 10662616.
  • Induction of the human protein P56 by interfero...