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IVISbrite 4T1 Red F-luc-GFP Bioluminescent Tumor Cell line (Bioware Brite)

The IVISbrite 4T1 Red F-luc-GFP tumor cell line (Bioware® Brite 4T1-Red-FLuc-GFP) is a light-producing and fluorescent cell line derived from 4T1 mouse mammary gland adenocarcinoma. The cells have been stably transduced with the red-shifted firefly luciferase gene from Luciola Italica (Red F-luc) fused to GFP (Green Fluorescent Protein), for a brighter, red-shifted bioluminescent or green fluorescent signal.

For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


IVISbrite 4T1 Red F-luc-GFP Bioluminescent Tumor Cell line

This cell line has very bright bioluminescence, emitting at least 15,000 photons/cell/sec in vitro. The exact number will vary depending on imaging and culturing conditions.

We recommend using this line in Nude and SCID mouse models. An immune response may occur in Balb/c mice.

By emitting intensified, longer wavelength light that is significantly brighter than other firefly luciferases, our bioluminescent oncology cell lines allow you to visualize and monitor the growth of deep tissue tumors in vivo. The GFP fusion also allows for fluorescent imaging in vivo or ex vivo.

After the cells are injected into an appropriate mouse model, the optimized Red F-luc luciferase enables more sensitive in vivo optical detection with less tissue attenuation so you can detect tumor development earlier, and monitor tumor growth and metastases in both subcutaneous and orthotopic models.

  • Organism: Mouse
  • Tissue: Mammary Gland
  • Disease: Adenocarcinoma
  • Dual Optical Reporters: Red F-luc and GFP


Cancer Model
Imaging Modality
Luciferase Classification
Quantity in a Package Amount
2.0 Vials
Shipping Conditions
Shipped in Dry Ice
Unit Size
2 vials each containing 1 million cells


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