DGRC Stock Number: 288


Synonyms: Ovarian somatic cells , RRID:CVCL_IY73

Donor: Sato and Siomi

FlyBase Report: FBtc0000288

Cellosaurus Report: CVCL_IY73


  • ovarian somatic sheath cells


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To cite OSC

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

  • Materials and Methods
    OSC (DGRC Stock 288 ; https://dgrc.bio.indiana.edu//stock/288 ; RRID:CVCL_IY73)
  • Acknowledgements
    • Drosophila Genomics Resource Center (NIH Grant 2P40OD010949)
  • References
    Saito et al., 2009, Nature 461(7268): 1296--1299 FBrf0209188 PMID:19812547
Recommended Medium

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
Parent Line cloned from fGS/OSS
Primary Reference FBrf0209188
Lab Of Origin Mikiko Siomi
Stage Source adult
Tissue Source ovary
Karyotype female ( Reference )
Sex female ( basis: Derived from adult ovary )
Source Genotype: w[1118]; P [w+ hsp-70 bam+] 11-d bam[D86] ry e/d bam[D86] P[ovo-lacZ) P[vas-egfp]

Doubling times have not been tested on any media.