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Cellosaurus KB/BF-2 (CVCL_HA91)

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Cell line name KB/BF-2
Accession CVCL_HA91
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: KB/BF-2 (RRID:CVCL_HA91)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Parent cell line (KB) has been shown to be a HeLa derivative.
Population: African American.
Selected for resistance to: ChEBI; CHEBI:48080; Brefeldin A (BFA).
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)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=1597488; DOI=10.1016/S0021-9258(19)49957-2
Seguchi T., Goto Y., Ono M., Fujiwara T., Shimada T., Kung H.-F., Nishioka M., Ikehara Y., Kuwano M.
Brefeldin A-resistant mutants of human epidermoid carcinoma cell line with structural changes of the Golgi apparatus.
J. Biol. Chem. 267:11626-11630(1992)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54899569
Entry history
Entry creation01-Dec-2016
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number8