Medium and additives:
Containing 2mM L-glutamine in Leibovitz's L-15, 90%; fetal bovine serum, 10%.
Application:For research purposes
SW480 was established from a primary adenocarcinoma of the colon.A cell line established from a lymph node metastasis taken from the same patient one year later is available.
The line is negative for CSAp and colon antigen 3.
The cells are positive for keratin by immunoperoxidase staining.