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Cellosaurus Detroit 6 (CVCL_2436)

Cell line name Detroit 6
Synonyms Detroit-6; Det-6; Det6
Accession CVCL_2436
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Detroit 6 (RRID:CVCL_2436)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Shown to be a HeLa derivative (PubMed=5641128; PubMed=1246601; PubMed=20143388).
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00004.
Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 333761; Human papillomavirus type 18 (HPV18).
Disease Human papillomavirus-related endocervical adenocarcinoma (NCIt: C27677)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0030 (HeLa)
Children:
CVCL_M618 (Detroit 6 clone 12)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line
Web pages http://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations_v9_distribution.xlsx
Publications

PubMed=13460970
Berman L., Stulberg C.S., Ruddle F.H.
Human cell culture: morphology of the Detroit strains.
Cancer Res. 17:668-676(1957)

PubMed=14185313; DOI=10.1126/science.146.3641.241
Cell Culture Collection Committee
Animal cell strains. The Cell Culture Collection Committee has assembled and certified 23 strains of animal cells.
Science 146:241-243(1964)

PubMed=5641128; DOI=10.1038/217750a0
Gartler S.M.
Apparent Hela cell contamination of human heteroploid cell lines.
Nature 217:750-751(1968)

PubMed=1246601; DOI=10.1126/science.1246601
Nelson-Rees W.A., Flandermeyer R.R.
HeLa cultures defined.
Science 191:96-98(1976)

PubMed=20143388; DOI=10.1002/ijc.25242
Capes-Davis A., Theodosopoulos G., Atkin I., Drexler H.G., Kohara A., MacLeod R.A.F., Masters J.R.W., Nakamura Y., Reid Y.A., Reddel R.R., Freshney R.I.
Check your cultures! A list of cross-contaminated or misidentified cell lines.
Int. J. Cancer 127:1-8(2010)

Cross-references
Cell line collections ATCC; CCL-3 - Discontinued
IZSLER; BS CL 26
Cell line databases/resources CLDB; cl1039
CLDB; cl1040
Ontologies CLO; CLO_0002754
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03151685
Other Wikidata; Q54831004