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Cellosaurus PC-3 MK (CVCL_6E89)

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Cell line name PC-3 MK
Synonyms PC-3 Metastasis in Knee bone
Accession CVCL_6E89
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: PC-3 MK (RRID:CVCL_6E89)
Comments Population: Caucasian.
Derived from site: Metastatic; Bone; UBERON=UBERON_0002481.
Sequence variations
  • Mutation; HGNC; 11998; TP53; Simple; p.Lys139Argfs*31 (c.414delC) (413delC); ClinVar=VCV000133281; Zygosity=Homozygous (from parent cell line).
Disease Prostate carcinoma (NCIt: C4863)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0035 (PC-3)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 62Y
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=1773917; DOI=10.1111/j.1432-0436.1991.tb00250.x
Wang M., Stearns M.E.
Isolation and characterization of PC-3 human prostatic tumor sublines which preferentially metastasize to select organs in S.C.I.D. mice.
Differentiation 48:115-125(1991)

Cell line databases/resources cancercelllines; CVCL_6E89
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54938410
Entry history
Entry creation23-Feb-2016
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number11