BICR 10 Cell Line

Cat. #152841

BICR 10 Cell Line

Cat. #: 152841

Unit size: 1x10^6 cells / vial

Organism: Human

Tissue: Buccal mucosa

Disease: Cancer

Model: Tumourigenic cell line


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Inventor: Eric Kenneth Parkinson

Institute: Cancer Research UK, Glasgow: The Beatson Institute

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  • Name: BICR 10 Cell Line
  • Alternate name: bicr10; BICR-10; BICR10; Beatson Institute for Cancer Research 10; HNSCC; SCC-HN
  • Cancer: Head and neck cancer
  • Cancers detailed: Buccal mucosa squamous carcinoma
  • Research fields: Apoptosis and autophagy;Cancer;Drug development;Genetics
  • Organism: Human
  • Tissue: Buccal mucosa
  • Disease: Cancer
  • Growth properties: Adherent
  • Model: Tumourigenic cell line
  • Description: Adherent keratinocyte cell line derived from a recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the buccal mucosa of a Caucasian female. Keratin and involucrin markers present. Known mutations: p53, p16 and p14ARF. Cells are tumourigenic in athymic mice.
  • Cellosaurus id: CVCL_2307


  • Application notes: STR-PCR Data: Amelogenin: X CSF1PO: 12,14 D13S317: 8,14 D16S539: 9,13 D5S818: 11,13 D7S820: 11,12 THO1: 9.3 TPOX: 8 vWA: 17


  • Format: Frozen
  • Growth medium: DMEM + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Foetal Bovine Serum (FBS) + 0.4 micrograms/ml Hydrocortisone.
  • Unit size: 1x10^6 cells / vial
  • Shipping conditions: Dry ice

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  • Edington et al. 1995. Mol Carcinog. 13(4):254-265. PMID: 7646764.