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Cellosaurus Detroit 6 clone 12 (CVCL_M618)

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Cell line name Detroit 6 clone 12
Synonyms Detroit-6 cl.12; Det6 clone 12
Accession CVCL_M618
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Detroit 6 clone 12 (RRID:CVCL_M618)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Parent cell line (Detroit 6) has been shown to be a HeLa derivative (PubMed=6451928; PubMed=1246601).
Population: African American.
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_2436 (Detroit 6)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=14185313; DOI=10.1126/science.146.3641.241
Cell Culture Collection Committee
Animal cell strains. The Cell Culture Collection Committee has assembled and certified 23 strains of animal cells.
Science 146:241-243(1964)

Stulberg C.S., Coriell L.L., Kniazeff A.J., Shannon J.E.
The animal cell culture collection.
In Vitro 5:1-16(1970)

PubMed=1246601; DOI=10.1126/science.1246601
Nelson-Rees W.A., Flandermeyer R.R.
HeLa cultures defined.
Science 191:96-98(1976)

PubMed=6451928; DOI=10.1126/science.6451928
Nelson-Rees W.A., Daniels D.W., Flandermeyer R.R.
Cross-contamination of cells in culture.
Science 212:446-452(1981)

Cell line collections (Providers) ATCC; CCL-3.1 - Discontinued
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54831005
Entry history
Entry creation05-Nov-2013
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number15