Biochemical Characterization of a Clonal Line of Neuroblastoma

  • G. Augusti-Tocco
  • E. Parisi
  • F. Zucco
  • L. Casola
  • M. Romano
Part of the Current Topics in Neurobiology book series (CTNB)


Study of the molecular mechanism of differentiation has been hampered by, among other difficulties, the complexity of the systems investigated, where several changes occur at the same time and overlap each other. The possibility of selecting a homogeneous cellular population in which only a limited step of cellular maturation occurs may provide a useful system for studying cell differentiation.


Suspension Culture Monolayer Cell Neuroblastoma Cell Neurite Outgrowth Sucrose Gradient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Augusti-Tocco
    • 1
  • E. Parisi
    • 1
  • F. Zucco
    • 1
  • L. Casola
    • 2
  • M. Romano
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratorio di Embriologia MolecolareC. N. R., Arco FeliceNaplesItaly
  2. 2.Istituto Internazionale di Genetica e BiofisicaC. N. R.NaplesItaly

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