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Cellosaurus Namalwa KJM-1 (CVCL_4Y60)

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Cell line name Namalwa KJM-1
Synonyms Namalva KJM-1
Accession CVCL_4Y60
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Namalwa KJM-1 (RRID:CVCL_4Y60)
Comments Group: Serum/protein free medium cell line.
Population: African; Kenyan.
Virology: Contains 2 integrated copies of EBV genome on chromosome 1.
Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 10376; Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).
Cell type: B-cell; CL=CL_0000236.
Sequence variations
  • Mutation; HGNC; 11998; TP53; Simple; p.Arg248Gln (c.743G>A); ClinVar=VCV000012356; Zygosity=Homozygous (from parent cell line).
Disease EBV-related Burkitt lymphoma (NCIt: C27694)
Burkitt lymphoma (ORDO: Orphanet_543)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0067 (Namalwa)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling Children
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=22358567; DOI=10.1007/BF00146816
Hosoi S., Mioh H., Anzai C., Sato S., Fujiyoshi N.
Establishment of Namalva cell lines which grow continuously in glutamine-free medium.
Cytotechnology 1:151-158(1988)

PubMed=1366592; DOI=10.1007/BF00143675
Miyaji H., Mizukami T., Hosoi S., Sato S., Fujiyoshi N., Itoh S.
Expression of human beta-interferon in Namalwa KJM-1 which was adapted to serum-free medium.
Cytotechnology 3:133-140(1990)

PubMed=1369278; DOI=10.1007/BF00148809
Miyaji H., Harada N., Mizukami T., Sato S., Fujiyoshi N., Itoh S.
Expression of human lymphotoxin in Namalwa KJM-1 cells adapted to serum-free medium.
Cytotechnology 4:39-43(1990)

Hosoi S., Satoh M., Miyaji H., Nishi T., Mizukami T., Hasegawa M., Itoh S., Tamaoki T.
Stable production of pro-urokinase and its derivative by Namalwa KJM-1 cells adapted to a serum-free medium.
(In) Animal cell technology. Basic and applied aspects, Vol. 5; Kaminogawa S., Ametani A., Hachimura S. (eds.); pp.63-70; Springer; Dordrecht (1993)

Cell line databases/resources cancercelllines; CVCL_4Y60
TOKU-E; 3616
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54907448
Entry history
Entry creation14-Dec-2015
Last entry update02-May-2024
Version number16