|Description||HCT-8/VCR cells were derived from a tumor in the colon of a human. This cell line is resistant to vincristine via a downregulation of the lipocalin 2 protein. This cell line is useful in investigation of vincristine resistance specifically in colon cancer.|
|Species||Human (H. sapiens)|
|Applications||For Research Use Only|
|Donor Disease||Colon adenocarcinoma|
|Cell Type||Tumor Cells|
|Preservation Protocol||1. Freeze Medium: Complete growth medium with 20% FBS and 10% DMSO.
2. Storage Temperature: Liquid nitrogen vapour phase.
|Unit quantity||1×106 cells / 1.0 ml|
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