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Cell line transformed

Cell line, transformed

eukaryotic cell line obtained in a quiescent or stationary phase which undergoes conversion to a state of unregulated growth in culture, resembling an in vitro tumour. It occurs spontaneously or through interaction with viruses, oncogenes, radiation, or drugs/chemicals.

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Question about normal/transformed cells

If a researcher isolated a population of cells many years ago and has continued to maintain that cell line through subculturing, would you expect the line to be normal or transformed?

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by nikkilici0us
Sat Dec 03, 2011 10:36 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Question about normal/transformed cells
Replies: 1
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i want information about choromosomes

in this post i am going to talk about multicellular organisms you will want to create the transformation ... or viruses if the change is done in the germ line then the particular organism isn't affected ... infection and another thing you could insert a transformed cell in the area and it would divide ...

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by jwalin
Tue Feb 16, 2010 12:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i want information about choromosomes
Replies: 6
Views: 3431

Therapeutic Regimens With Biologics

... One method of these creations is that a transformed host cell is developed to synthesize this protein that is altered and then inserted into a selected cell line. The master cell banks, like fingerprints, are each unique ...

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by quiact
Mon Mar 09, 2009 1:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Therapeutic Regimens With Biologics
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Views: 8253

Modification to HeLa cells

The HeLa cell line derived form cervical cancer cells of Henrietta Laques. Were ... conditions. Also in tissue culture, what does the term "transformed cell" mean?

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by Navin
Tue Feb 27, 2007 3:23 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Modification to HeLa cells
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Views: 1028

growth of non-transformed cultures

Actually non-transformed cells such as fibroblasts grow faster than transformed cells. If you're growing a cell line from patient material this is your main concern that it might ...

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by weesper
Wed Aug 23, 2006 7:16 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: growth of non-transformed cultures
Replies: 3
Views: 1600
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