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Cellosaurus WI-38 CT-1 (CVCL_L281)

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Cell line name WI-38 CT-1
Synonyms CT-1
Accession CVCL_L281
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: WI-38 CT-1 (RRID:CVCL_L281)
Comments Population: Caucasian; Swedish.
Doubling time: ~24 hours (PubMed=7418975).
Transformant: NCIt; C129640; Cobalt-60 gamma radiation.
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 Transformed cell line

PubMed=7418975; DOI=10.20772/cancersci1959.71.3_300
Namba M., Nishitani K., Kimoto T.
Characteristics of WI-38 cells (WI-38 CT-1) transformed by treatment with Co-60 gamma rays.
Gann 71:300-307(1980)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54994029
Entry history
Entry creation06-May-2013
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number11