DGRC Stock Number: 6


Synonyms: SL2 , Schneider's 2 , Schneider's line 2

Donor: Cherbas Lab

FlyBase Report: FBtc0000006

Cellosaurus Report: CVCL_TZ72


  • authenticated


  • Dm Embryonic

This is the line which we formerly referred to as simply S2. We have changed its name in an effort to reduce the confusion in the literature about multiple isolates of the original Schneider's line 2. Learn more about the S2 isolates in our collection.

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To cite S2-DGRC

When publishing experiments using S2-DGRC, please include the following details in your manuscript.

  • Materials and Methods
    S2-DGRC (DGRC Stock 6 ; https://dgrc.bio.indiana.edu//stock/6 ; RRID:CVCL_TZ72)
  • Acknowledgements
    • Drosophila Genomics Resource Center (NIH Grant 2P40OD010949)
  • References
    Schneider, 1972, J. Embryol. exp. Morphol. 27: 353--365 FBrf0024118 PMID:4625067
Recommended Medium
  • M3+BPYE + 10% FCS
Species melanogaster
Parent Line isolate of Schneider's line 2
Primary Reference FBrf0024118
Lab Of Origin Schneider
Stage Source late embryonic stage
Tissue Source embryo
Source Strain: Oregon R
Doubling Time
  • M3+BPYE + 10% FCS: 23
  • M3+BPYE + 12.5% FCS: 23
  • M3+BPYE + 5% FCS: no growth

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