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Cellosaurus Tu 138 (CVCL_4910)

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Cell line name Tu 138
Synonyms Tu-138; Tu138
Accession CVCL_4910
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Tu 138 (RRID:CVCL_4910)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. T404, T406, Tu 138, Tu 158LN, Tu 159, Tu 182, Tu 212 and Tu 212LN have been shown to be identical (PubMed=21868764). Originally thought to originate from a gingivo-labial moderately differentiated squamous carcinoma.
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00428.
Disease Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (NCIt: C34447)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Originate from same individual CVCL_1T20 ! T404
CVCL_1T19 ! T406 [Human HNSCC]
CVCL_1T17 ! Tu 158LN
CVCL_4911 ! Tu 159
CVCL_4914 ! Tu 182
CVCL_4915 ! Tu 212
CVCL_1T18 ! Tu 212LN
Category Cancer cell line
STR profile Source(s): PubMed=21868764


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Web pages https://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations_v12_distribution.xlsx

Liu T.-J., Zhang W.-W., Taylor D.L., Roth J.A., Goepfert H., Clayman G.L.
Growth suppression of human head and neck cancer cells by the introduction of a wild-type p53 gene via a recombinant adenovirus.
Cancer Res. 54:3662-3667(1994)

PubMed=21868764; DOI=10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-11-0690
Zhao M., Sano D., Pickering C.R., Jasser S.A., Henderson Y.C., Clayman G.L., Sturgis E.M., Ow T.J., Lotan R., Carey T.E., Sacks P.G., Grandis J.R., Sidransky D., Heldin N.-E., Myers J.N.
Assembly and initial characterization of a panel of 85 genomically validated cell lines from diverse head and neck tumor sites.
Clin. Cancer Res. 17:7248-7264(2011)

Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03151956
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54973307
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number14