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Cellosaurus Melan-a (CVCL_4624)

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Cell line name Melan-a
Synonyms melan-a
Accession CVCL_4624
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Melan-a (RRID:CVCL_4624)
Comments Doubling time: 22 hours (PubMed=16611417).
Derived from sampling site: Trunk; skin. Cell type=Melanocyte.
Species of origin Mus musculus (Mouse) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10090)
Breed/subspecies: C57BL/6.
Hierarchy Children:
CVCL_B425 (Mel-Ab)CVCL_ZJ82 (Melan-a 2C)CVCL_ZJ83 (Melan-a 4C)
CVCL_W079 (Melan-a Hm)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling 18FD
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line
STR profile Source(s): Millipore

Mouse STR 1-116
Mouse STR 1-219
Mouse STR 2-116
Mouse STR 3-214
Mouse STR 4-221.3
Mouse STR 5-519
Mouse STR 6-418
Mouse STR 6-715
Mouse STR 7-126.2
Mouse STR 8-116
Mouse STR 11-216
Mouse STR 12-117
Mouse STR 13-117
Mouse STR 15-322.3
Mouse STR 17-215
Mouse STR 18-316
Mouse STR 19-213
Mouse STR X-130

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PubMed=3102392; DOI=10.1002/ijc.2910390324
Bennett D.C., Cooper P.J., Hart I.R.
A line of non-tumorigenic mouse melanocytes, syngeneic with the B16 melanoma and requiring a tumour promoter for growth.
Int. J. Cancer 39:414-418(1987)

PubMed=16611417; DOI=10.1593/neo.05781
Oba-Shinjo S.M., Correa M., Ricca T.I., Molognoni F., Pinhal M.A., Neves I.A., Marie S.K., Sampaio L.O., Nader H.B., Chammas R., Jasiulionis M.G.
Melanocyte transformation associated with substrate adhesion impediment.
Neoplasia 8:231-241(2006)

PubMed=28198377; DOI=10.1038/srep42324
de Santana-Filho A.P., Jacomasso T., Riter D.S., Barison A., Iacomini M., Winnischofer S.M.B., Sassaki G.L.
NMR metabolic fingerprints of murine melanocyte and melanoma cell lines: application to biomarker discovery.
Sci. Rep. 7:42324-42324(2017)

Cell line collections Millipore; SCC202
Ximbio; 153599
Cell line databases/resources Lonza; 161
Anatomy/cell type resources BTO; BTO:0003216
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54905173
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update16-Dec-2021
Version number9