Drosophila cell culture

David Lampe d-lampe at uiuc.edu
Wed Feb 16 17:07:04 EST 1994

In article <genecutl-140294140007 at kos2mac16.berkeley.edu>,
genecutl at mendel.berkeley.edu (gc) wrote:
> Does anybody know the origins of the Schneider cell and Kc cell lines?
> I would really appreciate any references on the original cloning of these
> cell lines (my lit searches have turned up nothing).
> Thanks.
> -- 
> --gc

I beleive the origin of Kc cells are embryonic cells, specifically those of
the haemopoetic organ.  Peter or Lucy Cherbas have a paper somewhere noting
this but I can't lay my hands on the citation.

David Lampe
320 Morrill Hall
Dept. Entomology
University of Illinois
505 S. Goodwin
Urbana, IL  61801
d-lampe at uiuc.edu 

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