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Cellosaurus EH-118MG (CVCL_T447)

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Cell line name EH-118MG
Synonyms EH118MG; 118 MG-EH
Accession CVCL_T447
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: EH-118MG (RRID:CVCL_T447)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Parent cell line (U-118MG) has been shown to be a U-138MG derivative.
Sequence variations Homozygous for PTEN c.1026+1G>T (IVS8+1G>T); splice donor mutation (from parent cell line).
Homozygous for TP53 p.Arg213Gln (c.638G>A) (ClinVar=VCV000135359) (from parent cell line).
Disease Astrocytoma (NCIt: C60781)
Astrocytoma (ORDO: Orphanet_94)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0633 (U-118MG)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 47Y
Category Cancer cell line

Macintyre E.H., Grimes R.A., Vatter A.E.
Cytology and growth characteristics of human tumour astrocytes transformed by Rous sarcoma virus.
J. Cell Sci. 5:583-602(1969)

PubMed=4337530; DOI=10.1111/j.1699-0463.1972.tb02176.x
Macintyre E.H., Ponten J., Vatter A.E.
The ultrastructure of human and murine astrocytes and of human fibroblasts in culture.
Acta Pathol. Microbiol. Scand. A. 80:267-283(1972)

Other Wikidata; Q54832099
Entry history
Entry creation03-Feb-2014
Last entry update02-Jul-2020
Version number10