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Cellosaurus WM115 (CVCL_0040)

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Cell line name WM115
Synonyms WM-115; WM 115; WM115F; WM115-mel; WM115mel; WC00079
Accession CVCL_0040
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: WM115 (RRID:CVCL_0040)
Comments Part of: Cancer Dependency Map project (DepMap) (includes Cancer Cell Line Encyclopedia - CCLE).
Part of: COSMIC cell lines project.
Part of: MD Anderson Cell Lines Project.
Part of: Wistar Institute melanoma cell line collection.
Population: Caucasian.
Microsatellite instability: Stable (MSS) (Sanger).
Omics: Deep antibody staining analysis.
Omics: Deep exome analysis.
Omics: Deep quantitative proteome analysis.
Omics: DNA methylation analysis.
Omics: Protein expression by reverse-phase protein arrays.
Omics: SNP array analysis.
Omics: Transcriptome analysis by microarray.
Omics: Transcriptome analysis by RNAseq.
Caution: The reported STR profile from Wistar of this cell line was changed at one point between February 2016 when we retrieved them and entered them in the Cellosaurus and May 2018. The major changes were: CSF1PO: 11,12->12, D18S51: 17->17,21 and D8S1179: 8,13->13,15.
Misspelling: WH115mel; CGH-DB=9323-4.
Derived from site: Metastatic; Right anterior leg, skin; UBERON=UBERON_0001511.
Sequence variations
  • Gene deletion; HGNC; 1787; CDKN2A; Zygosity=Homozygous (Wistar).
  • Gene deletion; HGNC; 1788; CDKN2B; Zygosity=Homozygous (Wistar).
  • Gene deletion; HGNC; 9588; PTEN; Zygosity=Hemizygous (Wistar).
  • Mutation; HGNC; 1097; BRAF; Simple; p.Val600Asp (c.1799_1800delTGinsAT); ClinVar=VCV000375939; Zygosity=Heterozygous (PubMed=15009714; PubMed=15467732; Wistar).
HLA typing Source: PubMed=15592718
Class I
HLA-AA*02:01,29:02
HLA-BB*13:02,44:03:01
HLA-CC*06:02,16:01
Class II
HLA-DPDPB1*02:01:02,02:01:02
HLA-DQDQB1*02:01,02:01
HLA-DRDRB1*07:01,07:01

Source: PubMed=26589293
Class I
HLA-AA*02:01,29:02
HLA-BB*13:02,44:03
HLA-CC*06:02,16:01
Genome ancestry Source: PubMed=30894373

Origin% genome
African0
Native American0.17
East Asian, North0
East Asian, South0
South Asian0.85
European, North67.47
European, South31.51
Disease Melanoma (NCIt: C3224)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Children:
CVCL_C3N6 (WM115-MOCK)CVCL_C3N7 (WM115-RAGE)
Originate from same individual CVCL_L033 ! WM165-1
CVCL_RN55 ! WM165-2
CVCL_6795 ! WM239A
CVCL_RN56 ! WM239B
CVCL_RN57 ! WM266-1
CVCL_RN58 ! WM266-2
CVCL_RN59 ! WM266-3
CVCL_2765 ! WM266-4
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 55Y
Category Cancer cell line
STR profile Source(s): ATCC=CRL-1675; Cosmic-CLP=909784; ESTDAB=ESTDAB-066; Wistar

Markers:
AmelogeninX
CSF1PO12
D2S133819
D3S135815,18
D5S81813
D7S8208
D8S117913,15
D13S31712,13
D16S53911,12
D18S5117,21
D19S43313
D21S1129
FGA21,23
TH017,9
TPOX8,11
vWA15,17

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Web pages https://www.proteinatlas.org/learn/cellines
https://www.wistar.org/our-scientists/meenhard-herlyn
https://tcpaportal.org/mclp/
Publications

PubMed=3856042; DOI=10.1093/jnci/74.2.283
Herlyn M., Balaban G.B., Bennicelli J.L., Guerry D. IV, Halaban R., Herlyn D., Elder D.E., Maul G.G., Steplewski Z., Nowell P.C., Clark W.H. Jr., Koprowski H.
Primary melanoma cells of the vertical growth phase: similarities to metastatic cells.
J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 74:283-289(1985)

PubMed=4053039
Herlyn M., Thurin J., Balaban G.B., Bennicelli J.L., Herlyn D., Elder D.E., Bondi E., Guerry D. IV, Nowell P.C., Clark W.H. Jr., Koprowski H.
Characteristics of cultured human melanocytes isolated from different stages of tumor progression.
Cancer Res. 45:5670-5676(1985)

PubMed=3020539; DOI=10.1073/pnas.83.19.7197
Westermark B., Johnsson A., Paulsson Y., Betsholtz C., Heldin C.-H., Herlyn M., Rodeck U., Koprowski H.
Human melanoma cell lines of primary and metastatic origin express the genes encoding the chains of platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) and produce a PDGF-like growth factor.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 83:7197-7200(1986)

PubMed=2253310; DOI=10.1007/BF00046337
Herlyn M.
Human melanoma: development and progression.
Cancer Metastasis Rev. 9:101-112(1990)

PubMed=11121133; DOI=10.1046/j.1523-1747.2000.00199.x
Lacal P.M., Failla C.M., Pagani E., Odorisio T., Schietroma C., Falcinelli S., Zambruno G., D'Atri S.
Human melanoma cells secrete and respond to placenta growth factor and vascular endothelial growth factor.
J. Invest. Dermatol. 115:1000-1007(2000)

PubMed=15009714; DOI=10.1046/j.0022-202X.2004.22243.x
Tsao H., Goel V., Wu H., Yang G., Haluska F.G.
Genetic interaction between NRAS and BRAF mutations and PTEN/MMAC1 inactivation in melanoma.
J. Invest. Dermatol. 122:337-341(2004)

PubMed=15467732; DOI=10.1038/sj.onc.1208152
Tanami H., Imoto I., Hirasawa A., Yuki Y., Sonoda I., Inoue J., Yasui K., Misawa-Furihata A., Kawakami Y., Inazawa J.
Involvement of overexpressed wild-type BRAF in the growth of malignant melanoma cell lines.
Oncogene 23:8796-8804(2004)

PubMed=15592718; DOI=10.1007/s00262-004-0561-5
Rodriguez T., Mendez R., Roberts C.H., Ruiz-Cabello Osuna F., Dodi I.A., Lopez-Nevot M.A., Paco L., Maleno I., Marsh S.G.E., Pawelec G., Garrido F.
High frequency of homozygosity of the HLA region in melanoma cell lines reveals a pattern compatible with extensive loss of heterozygosity.
Cancer Immunol. Immunother. 54:141-148(2005)

PubMed=16827748; DOI=10.1111/j.1600-0749.2006.00322.x
Hoek K.S., Schlegel N.C., Brafford P., Sucker A., Ugurel S., Kumar R., Weber B.L., Nathanson K.L., Phillips D.J., Herlyn M., Schadendorf D., Dummer R.
Metastatic potential of melanomas defined by specific gene expression profiles with no BRAF signature.
Pigment Cell Res. 19:290-302(2006)

PubMed=18632627; DOI=10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-08-0235
Smalley K.S.M., Contractor R., Nguyen T.K., Xiao M., Edwards R., Muthusamy V., King A.J., Flaherty K.T., Bosenberg M.W., Herlyn M., Nathanson K.L.
Identification of a novel subgroup of melanomas with KIT/cyclin-dependent kinase-4 overexpression.
Cancer Res. 68:5743-5752(2008)

PubMed=20164919; DOI=10.1038/nature08768
Bignell G.R., Greenman C.D., Davies H., Butler A.P., Edkins S., Andrews J.M., Buck G., Chen L., Beare D., Latimer C., Widaa S., Hinton J., Fahey C., Fu B.-Y., Swamy S., Dalgliesh G.L., Teh B.T., Deloukas P., Yang F.-T., Campbell P.J., Futreal P.A., Stratton M.R.
Signatures of mutation and selection in the cancer genome.
Nature 463:893-898(2010)

PubMed=20215515; DOI=10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-09-3458
Rothenberg S.M., Mohapatra G., Rivera M.N., Winokur D., Greninger P., Nitta M., Sadow P.M., Sooriyakumar G., Brannigan B.W., Ulman M.J., Perera R.M., Wang R., Tam A., Ma X.-J., Erlander M., Sgroi D.C., Rocco J.W., Lingen M.W., Cohen E.E.W., Louis D.N., Settleman J., Haber D.A.
A genome-wide screen for microdeletions reveals disruption of polarity complex genes in diverse human cancers.
Cancer Res. 70:2158-2164(2010)

PubMed=21424129; DOI=10.3892/or.2011.1220
Manca A., Sini M.C., Izzo F., Ascierto P.A., Tatangelo F., Botti G., Gentilcore G., Capone M., Mozzillo N., Rozzo C., Cossu A., Tanda F., Palmieri G.
Induction of arginosuccinate synthetase (ASS) expression affects the antiproliferative activity of arginine deiminase (ADI) in melanoma cells.
Oncol. Rep. 25:1495-1502(2011)

PubMed=22460905; DOI=10.1038/nature11003
Barretina J.G., Caponigro G., Stransky N., Venkatesan K., Margolin A.A., Kim S., Wilson C.J., Lehar J., Kryukov G.V., Sonkin D., Reddy A., Liu M., Murray L., Berger M.F., Monahan J.E., Morais P., Meltzer J., Korejwa A., Jane-Valbuena J., Mapa F.A., Thibault J., Bric-Furlong E., Raman P., Shipway A., Engels I.H., Cheng J., Yu G.-Y.K., Yu J.-J., Aspesi P. Jr., de Silva M., Jagtap K., Jones M.D., Wang L., Hatton C., Palescandolo E., Gupta S., Mahan S., Sougnez C., Onofrio R.C., Liefeld T., MacConaill L.E., Winckler W., Reich M., Li N.-X., Mesirov J.P., Gabriel S.B., Getz G., Ardlie K., Chan V., Myer V.E., Weber B.L., Porter J., Warmuth M., Finan P., Harris J.L., Meyerson M.L., Golub T.R., Morrissey M.P., Sellers W.R., Schlegel R., Garraway L.A.
The Cancer Cell Line Encyclopedia enables predictive modelling of anticancer drug sensitivity.
Nature 483:603-607(2012)

PubMed=25485619; DOI=10.1038/nbt.3080
Klijn C., Durinck S., Stawiski E.W., Haverty P.M., Jiang Z.-S., Liu H.-B., Degenhardt J., Mayba O., Gnad F., Liu J.-F., Pau G., Reeder J., Cao Y., Mukhyala K., Selvaraj S.K., Yu M.-M., Zynda G.J., Brauer M.J., Wu T.D., Gentleman R.C., Manning G., Yauch R.L., Bourgon R., Stokoe D., Modrusan Z., Neve R.M., de Sauvage F.J., Settleman J., Seshagiri S., Zhang Z.-M.
A comprehensive transcriptional portrait of human cancer cell lines.
Nat. Biotechnol. 33:306-312(2015)

PubMed=26589293; DOI=10.1186/s13073-015-0240-5
Scholtalbers J., Boegel S., Bukur T., Byl M., Goerges S., Sorn P., Loewer M., Sahin U., Castle J.C.
TCLP: an online cancer cell line catalogue integrating HLA type, predicted neo-epitopes, virus and gene expression.
Genome Med. 7:118.1-118.7(2015)

PubMed=27397505; DOI=10.1016/j.cell.2016.06.017
Iorio F., Knijnenburg T.A., Vis D.J., Bignell G.R., Menden M.P., Schubert M., Aben N., Goncalves E., Barthorpe S., Lightfoot H., Cokelaer T., Greninger P., van Dyk E., Chang H., de Silva H., Heyn H., Deng X.-M., Egan R.K., Liu Q.-S., Mironenko T., Mitropoulos X., Richardson L., Wang J.-H., Zhang T.-H., Moran S., Sayols S., Soleimani M., Tamborero D., Lopez-Bigas N., Ross-Macdonald P., Esteller M., Gray N.S., Haber D.A., Stratton M.R., Benes C.H., Wessels L.F.A., Saez-Rodriguez J., McDermott U., Garnett M.J.
A landscape of pharmacogenomic interactions in cancer.
Cell 166:740-754(2016)

PubMed=28196595; DOI=10.1016/j.ccell.2017.01.005
Li J., Zhao W., Akbani R., Liu W.-B., Ju Z.-L., Ling S.-Y., Vellano C.P., Roebuck P., Yu Q.-H., Eterovic A.K., Byers L.A., Davies M.A., Deng W.-L., Gopal Y.N.V., Chen G., von Euw E.M., Slamon D.J., Conklin D., Heymach J.V., Gazdar A.F., Minna J.D., Myers J.N., Lu Y.-L., Mills G.B., Liang H.
Characterization of human cancer cell lines by reverse-phase protein arrays.
Cancer Cell 31:225-239(2017)

PubMed=30894373; DOI=10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-18-2747
Dutil J., Chen Z.-H., Monteiro A.N.A., Teer J.K., Eschrich S.A.
An interactive resource to probe genetic diversity and estimated ancestry in cancer cell lines.
Cancer Res. 79:1263-1273(2019)

PubMed=31068700; DOI=10.1038/s41586-019-1186-3
Ghandi M., Huang F.W., Jane-Valbuena J., Kryukov G.V., Lo C.C., McDonald E.R. III, Barretina J.G., Gelfand E.T., Bielski C.M., Li H.-X., Hu K., Andreev-Drakhlin A.Y., Kim J., Hess J.M., Haas B.J., Aguet F., Weir B.A., Rothberg M.V., Paolella B.R., Lawrence M.S., Akbani R., Lu Y.-L., Tiv H.L., Gokhale P.C., de Weck A., Mansour A.A., Oh C., Shih J., Hadi K., Rosen Y., Bistline J., Venkatesan K., Reddy A., Sonkin D., Liu M., Lehar J., Korn J.M., Porter D.A., Jones M.D., Golji J., Caponigro G., Taylor J.E., Dunning C.M., Creech A.L., Warren A.C., McFarland J.M., Zamanighomi M., Kauffmann A., Stransky N., Imielinski M., Maruvka Y.E., Cherniack A.D., Tsherniak A., Vazquez F., Jaffe J.D., Lane A.A., Weinstock D.M., Johannessen C.M., Morrissey M.P., Stegmeier F., Schlegel R., Hahn W.C., Getz G., Mills G.B., Boehm J.S., Golub T.R., Garraway L.A., Sellers W.R.
Next-generation characterization of the Cancer Cell Line Encyclopedia.
Nature 569:503-508(2019)

PubMed=31978347; DOI=10.1016/j.cell.2019.12.023
Nusinow D.P., Szpyt J., Ghandi M., Rose C.M., McDonald E.R. III, Kalocsay M., Jane-Valbuena J., Gelfand E.T., Schweppe D.K., Jedrychowski M.P., Golji J., Porter D.A., Rejtar T., Wang Y.K., Kryukov G.V., Stegmeier F., Erickson B.K., Garraway L.A., Sellers W.R., Gygi S.P.
Quantitative proteomics of the Cancer Cell Line Encyclopedia.
Cell 180:387-402.e16(2020)

PubMed=35839778; DOI=10.1016/j.ccell.2022.06.010
Goncalves E., Poulos R.C., Cai Z.-X., Barthorpe S., Manda S.S., Lucas N., Beck A., Bucio-Noble D., Dausmann M., Hall C., Hecker M., Koh J., Lightfoot H., Mahboob S., Mali I., Morris J., Richardson L., Seneviratne A.J., Shepherd R., Sykes E., Thomas F., Valentini S., Williams S.G., Wu Y.-X., Xavier D., MacKenzie K.L., Hains P.G., Tully B., Robinson P.J., Zhong Q., Garnett M.J., Reddel R.R.
Pan-cancer proteomic map of 949 human cell lines.
Cancer Cell 40:835-849.e8(2022)

Cross-references
Cell line collections (Providers) ATCC; CRL-1675 - Discontinued
Coriell; WC00079 - Discontinued
ECACC; 91061232 - Discontinued
IZSLER; BS TCL 74
Rockland; WM115-01-0001
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0009613
CLDB; cl4727
CLDB; cl4728
cancercelllines; CVCL_0040
Cell_Model_Passport; SIDM01000
CGH-DB; 9323-4
Cosmic-CLP; 909784
DepMap; ACH-000304
ESTDAB; ESTDAB-066
IGRhCellID; WM115
LINCS_HMS; 50567
LINCS_LDP; LCL-1260
Lonza; 584
Anatomy/cell type resources BTO; BTO:0003075
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN10987773
CRISP screens repositories BioGRID_ORCS_Cell_line; 345
Chemistry resources ChEMBL-Cells; CHEMBL3308813
ChEMBL-Targets; CHEMBL1075611
GDSC; 909784
PharmacoDB; WM115_1662_2019
PubChem_Cell_line; CVCL_0040
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54994157
Experimental variables resources EFO; EFO_0002390
Gene expression databases ArrayExpress; E-MTAB-38
ArrayExpress; E-MTAB-783
ArrayExpress; E-MTAB-2706
ArrayExpress; E-MTAB-2770
ArrayExpress; E-MTAB-3610
GEO; GSM109022
GEO; GSM827472
GEO; GSM887735
GEO; GSM888830
GEO; GSM1670576
Polymorphism and mutation databases Cosmic; 886835
Cosmic; 888868
Cosmic; 897480
Cosmic; 905236
Cosmic; 909784
Cosmic; 932717
Cosmic; 972277
Cosmic; 1155268
Cosmic; 1155547
Cosmic; 1238102
Cosmic; 1238104
IARC_TP53; 21271
IARC_TP53; 24992
LiGeA; CCLE_370
Progenetix; CVCL_0040
Proteomic databases PRIDE; PXD030304
Sequence databases EGA; EGAS00001000610
EGA; EGAS00001000978
EGA; EGAS00001002554
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update02-May-2024
Version number46