FH-/- CL 19 Cell Line

Cat. #153290

FH-/- CL 19 Cell Line

Cat. #: 153290

Unit size: 1x10^6 cells / vial

Availability: 3-4 weeks

Organism: Mouse

Tissue: Kidney

Disease: Cancer

Model: Knock-Out


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Inventor: Eyal Gottlieb

Institute: Cancer Research UK, Glasgow: The Beatson Institute

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  • Name: FH-/- CL 19 Cell Line
  • Alternate name: Fumarate hydratase, FH, fumarase, Fh1, Hereditary leiomyomatosis and renal cell cancer, HLRCC
  • Research fields: Cancer;Drug development;Metabolism
  • Organism: Mouse
  • Tissue: Kidney
  • Disease: Cancer
  • Model: Knock-Out
  • Description: Fumarate hydratase which can be found in either a mitochondrial or cytosolic form - is an enzyme that catalyzes the reversible hydration and dehydration of fumarate to malate. Signal sequences located in the protein dictate the subcellular location of each FH isoenzyme. The cytosolic form is involved in the metabolism of amino acids and fumarate and the mitochondrial form is involved in the Krebs Cycle (tricarboxylic acid cycle or the citric acid cycle). Germline mutations of FH are responsi...
  • Biosafety level: 1
  • Cellosaurus id: CVCL_HG02

Target Details

  • Target: Fumarate Hydratase


  • Format: Frozen
  • Growth medium: Cells can be maintained in DMEM supplemented with 10% FBS, 2 mmol/l glutamine, 1 mmol/l pyruvate and 50 mg/l uridine. However, the inventor advises to use more physiological conditions for experiments, such as Plasmax, available on our website.
  • Unit size: 1x10^6 cells / vial
  • Shipping conditions: Dry ice
  • Storage conditions: Liquid Nitrogen
  • Mycoplasma free: Yes

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  • Related tools: FH fl/fl Cell Line ; FH-/- CL 1 Cell Line


  • Frezza et al. 2011. Nature. 477(7363):225-8. PMID: 21849978.
  • Haem oxygenase is synthetically lethal with the tumour suppressor fumarate hydratase.
  • Pollard et al. 2007. Cancer Cell. 11(4):311-9. PMID: 17418408.
  • Targeted inactivation of fh1 causes proliferative renal cyst development and activation of the hypoxia pathway.