Recommended Short Name: L1

DGRC Stock Number: 156


Donor: D. Cottam and M. Milner

FlyBase Report: FBtc0000156

Cellosaurus Report: CVCL_Z786


  • leg imaginal disc
  • modENCODE line


  • Dm Imaginal Disc

Notice: This cell line will be shipped as a growing culture. You will be charged an additional $110.00 charge per cell line shipped. For more details, please read our policies page.

Price: $318.00 + $110.00 Growing Culture Charge

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modENCODE News: The transcriptome of CME L1 is being mapped by the modENCODE project; data are posted for the use of the community here or through the modENCODE web-site. These data may be viewed in the modENCODE browser by clicking on the fly icon, and files may be downloaded by clicking on the ftp icon.

To cite CME L1

When publishing experiments using CME L1, please include the following details in your manuscript.

  • Materials and Methods
    CME L1 (DGRC Stock 156 ; ; RRID:CVCL_Z786)
  • Acknowledgements
    • Drosophila Genomics Resource Center (NIH Grant 2P40OD010949)
  • References
    Currie et al., 1988, Development 102: 805--814 FBrf0047900
modENCODE data Sex | Copy Number Variation | sRNA
Recommended Medium
  • M3 + 2% FCS + 5 µg/ml insulin + 2.5% fly extract

This cell line requires medium containing fly extract. You can purchase fly extract from the DGRC or make it yourself the instructions from our media additions protocol.

Species melanogaster
Primary Reference FBrf0047900
Lab Of Origin Milner
Stage Source third instar larval stage
Tissue Source prothoracic leg disc
Karyotype diploid ( Reference )
Sex male ( basis: expression levels of roX genes, msl-2 and traF; splicing patterns of tra and Sxl )
Doubling Time
  • M3 + 2% FCS + 5 µg/ml insulin + 2.5% fly extract: 47 hrs

All times are approximate (hrs, 25° unless otherwise noted).