Cellosaurus SLK (CVCL_9569)

Cell line name SLK
Synonyms KS-SLK
Accession CVCL_9569
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: SLK (RRID:CVCL_9569)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Shown to be a Caki-1 derivative (PubMed=22987579).
Disease Clear cell renal cell carcinoma (NCIt: C4033)
Derived from metastatic site: Skin.
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0234 (Caki-1)
Sex of cell Male
Category Cancer cell line
Web pages http://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations-v8_0.pdf
Publications

PubMed=7520247; DOI=10.1097/00002030-199405000-00002
Herndier B.G., Werner A., Arnstein P., Abbey N.W., Demartis F., Cohen R.L., Shuman M.A., Levy J.A.
Characterization of a human Kaposi's sarcoma cell line that induces angiogenic tumors in animals.
AIDS 8:575-581(1994)

PubMed=22987579; DOI=10.1002/ijc.27849
Sturzl M., Gaus D., Dirks W.G., Ganem D., Jochmann R.
Kaposi's sarcoma-derived cell line SLK is not of endothelial origin, but is a contaminant from a known renal carcinoma cell line.
Int. J. Cancer 132:1954-1958(2013)

Cross-references
Cell line collections NIH-ARP; 9402-141
Cell line databases/resources SKY/M-FISH/CGH; 3862
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03151616