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Cellosaurus Ramos/NPC (CVCL_ZU80)

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Cell line name Ramos/NPC
Accession CVCL_ZU80
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Ramos/NPC (RRID:CVCL_ZU80)
Comments Population: Caucasian.
Characteristics: EBV-negative Burkitt lymphoma cell line infected with EBV from NPC-KT cell line (CVCL_X204).
Derived from sampling site: Ascites.
Sequence variations MYC-IGH gene fusion (from parent cell line).
Homozygous for TP53 p.Ile254Asp (c.760_761AT>GA) (from parent cell line).
Disease Burkitt lymphoma (NCIt: C2912)
Burkitt lymphoma (ORDO: Orphanet_543)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0597 (Ramos)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 3Y
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=2835030; DOI=10.1016/s0385-8146(87)80025-1
Takimoto T., Sato H., Ogura H., Miyazaki T.
Establishment of an Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) genome-positive subline of Ramos (Ramos/NPC) following infection of Ramos with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)-derived EBV.
Auris Nasus Larynx 14:87-92(1987)

Entry history
Entry creation02-Jul-2020
Last entry update02-Jul-2020
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