By Jerry M. Adams, Alan W. Harris, Wallace Y. Langdon, Carl A. Pinkert, Ralph L. Brinster (auth.), Professor Dr. Fritz Melchers, Michael Potter M.D. (eds.)

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EMBO J 4:1441-1447 Rapid Induction of Plasmacytomas in Mice by Pristane and a Murine Recombinant Retrovirus Containing an Avian v-myc and a Defective raj Oncogene M. Potter, J. wax 1 , E. Mushinski, s. ~rust, M. Babonits2, F. Wiener2, J. F. Mushinski, D. Mezebish, H. Skur1a, u. Rapp 3, and H. C. Morse, 1114 Plasma cell tumors can be induced in genetically susceptible BALB/cAn mice by the intraperitoneal injection of various kinds of mineral (paraffin) oils or available components of these oils.

Fifty two days after infection with the M~ SH Neo virus (minus Exon 1) eight mice with distended abdomens were shown to have rapidly proliferating neoplasms. Their Wrights-Giemsa stained ascites cells appeared morphologically to be a mixture of myeloid cells at various stages of differentiation. Large cells with a more mature phenotype had monocyte/macrophage characteristics with large vacuoles and a granulated cytoplasm. Additional mice subsequently developed the same type of tumor and as shown in Table 1, the overall fre4uency for this type of tumor was 64% (16 out of 25 mice injected with an average latency of 68 days).

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