Cellosaurus HaCaT HSP70B'-GFP reporter (CVCL_FA29)

Cell line name HaCaT HSP70B'-GFP reporter
Accession CVCL_FA29
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: HaCaT HSP70B'-GFP reporter (RRID:CVCL_FA29)
Comments Characteristics: Stably expresses GFP under the control of the stress-inducible HSPA6 (HSP70B') promoter.
Characteristics: Used as a sensor cell line to quantify skin response upon exposure to chemical substances that are known to cause irritation or allergies through the generation of reactive oxygen species.
Transfected with: UniProtKB; P42212; GFP (with p.Phe64Leu, p.Ser65Thr and p.His231Leu = EGFP).
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0038 (HaCaT)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 62Y
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=24967604; DOI=10.3390/s140711293
Hofmann U., Priem M., Bartzsch C., Winckler T., Feller K.-H.
A sensitive sensor cell line for the detection of oxidative stress responses in cultured human keratinocytes.
Sensors (Basel) 14:11293-11307(2014)