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Cellosaurus WI-38 Tr (CVCL_5605)

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Cell line name WI-38 Tr
Synonyms WI-38Tr; WI-38 KTr
Accession CVCL_5605
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: WI-38 Tr (RRID:CVCL_5605)
Comments Population: Caucasian; Swedish.
Derived from site: In situ; Fetal lung; UBERON=UBERON_0005597.
Cell type: Fibroblast of lung; CL=CL_0002553.
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0579 (WI-38)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 16FW
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

Valensin P.E., Di Caraino M.L., Figura N.
Altered sensitivity to animal viruses as a phenotypic expression of the oncogenic transformation of human cells.
Ann. Sclavo 18:883-884(1976)

Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0009596
CLDB; cl4710
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54994030
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number11