Cellosaurus KS-1 [Human primary effusion lymphoma] (CVCL_4J72)

Cell line name KS-1 [Human primary effusion lymphoma]
Accession CVCL_4J72
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: KS-1 [Human primary effusion lymphoma] (RRID:CVCL_4J72)
Comments Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 37296; Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8/KSHV).
Derived from sampling site: Pleural effusion.
Disease Primary effusion lymphoma (NCIt: C6915)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Originate from same individual CVCL_1080 ! BC-3
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 85Y
Category Cancer cell line

Chatlynne L.G., Lapps W., Handy M., Huang Y.Q., Masood R., Hamilton A.S., Said J.W., Koeffler H.P., Kaplan M.H., Friedman-Kien A., Gill P.S., Whitman J.E., Ablashi D.V.
Detection and titration of human herpesvirus-8-specific antibodies in sera from blood donors, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome patients, and Kaposi's sarcoma patients using a whole virus enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.
Blood 92:53-58(1998)

Drexler H.G.
The leukemia-lymphoma cell line factsbook.
(In) ISBN 9780122219702; pp.1-733; Academic Press; London (2001)

Koeffler H.P., Said J.W.
Diagnostic assay method and kit for the detection of HHV-8 infection.
Patent number US6306581, 24-Oct-2001

Cell line collections ATCC; CRL-12247 - Discontinued