Cellosaurus Hu549 (CVCL_8239)

Cell line name Hu549
Synonyms Hu 549; HU 549
Accession CVCL_8239
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Hu549 (RRID:CVCL_8239)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Shown to be a T24 derivative (PubMed=8105864, PubMed=20143388).
Disease Bladder carcinoma (NCIt: C4912)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0554 (T24)
Sex of cell Female
Category Cancer cell line
Web pages http://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations-v8_0.pdf
Publications

PubMed=7262169; DOI=10.1016/0014-2964(81)90123-7
Vilien M., Wolf H., Rasmussen F.
Immunological characterization of cell lines establishing from malignant and normal human urothelium.
Eur. J. Cancer 17:321-327(1981)

PubMed=8105864; DOI=10.1038/bjc.1993.449
Christensen B., Hansen C., Debiec-Rychter M., Kieler J., Ottensen S., Schmidt J.
Identity of tumorigenic human urothelial cell lines and 'spontaneously' transformed sublines.
Br. J. Cancer 68:879-884(1993)

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
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03151944