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Cellosaurus Kst-6 (CVCL_6B18)

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Cell line name Kst-6
Accession CVCL_6B18
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Kst-6 (RRID:CVCL_6B18)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Parent cell line (KB) has been shown to be a HeLa derivative.
Population: African American.
Transfected with: UniProtKB; P62577; Escherichia coli cat.
Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 333761; Human papillomavirus type 18 (HPV18).
Derived from site: In situ; Uterus, cervix; UBERON=UBERON_0000002.
Disease Human papillomavirus-related cervical adenocarcinoma (NCIt: C27677)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0372 (KB)
CVCL_6B19 (Kst-V100)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=1550597; DOI=10.1016/0006-291X(92)90571-2
Tanimura H., Kohno K., Sato S.-i., Uchiumi T., Miyazaki M., Kobayashi M., Kuwano M.
The human multidrug resistance 1 promoter has an element that responds to serum starvation.
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 183:917-924(1992)

PubMed=7914196; DOI=10.1016/S0021-9258(17)32021-5
Kohno K., Tanimura H., Sato S., Nakayama Y., Makino Y., Wada M., Fojo A.T., Kuwano M.
Cellular control of human multidrug resistance 1 (mdr-1) gene expression in absence and presence of gene amplification in human cancer cells.
J. Biol. Chem. 269:20503-20508(1994)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54900509
Entry history
Entry creation23-Feb-2016
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number12