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Cellosaurus HET-2A (CVCL_4T83)

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Cell line name HET-2A
Accession CVCL_4T83
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: HET-2A (RRID:CVCL_4T83)
Comments Group: Patented cell line.
Problematic cell line: Probably contaminated. Shown not to be originating from the normal human esophageal cell HE-451 as previously thought and to be of a female origin (PubMed=1703038).
Registration: International Depositary Authority, American Type Culture Collection (ATCC); CRL-10210.
Karyotypic information: Hypotriploid karyotype (PubMed=1703038).
Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 1891767; Simian virus 40 (SV40) [Note=pRSV-T].
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling Age unspecified
Category Transformed cell line

Stoner G.D., Kaighn M.E., Resau J.H., Naito Z., Bowman D., Harris C.C.
Immortalized human esophageal epithelial cell lines for studies of carcinogen-induced cell transformation.
In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. 26:23A-23A(1990)

Stoner G.D., Reddel R.R., Harris C.C.
Human esophageal epithelial cell lines.
Patent number WO1991005062A1, 18-Apr-1991

Stoner G.D., Kaighn M.E., Reddel R.R., Resau J.H., Bowman D., Naito Z., Matsukura N., You M., Galati A.J., Harris C.C.
Establishment and characterization of SV40 T-antigen immortalized human esophageal epithelial cells.
Cancer Res. 51:365-371(1991)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54882926
Entry history
Entry creation22-Sep-2015
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number8