ID   HCu 18
AC   CVCL_M852
SY   Hcu 18; HCU 18; HCu-18; HCU-18
DR   BioSample; SAMN03151648
DR   Wikidata; Q54882070
RX   PubMed=2302677;
RX   PubMed=2420787;
RX   PubMed=3167823;
RX   PubMed=6571927;
RX   PubMed=7408279;
RX   PubMed=20143388;
CC   Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Hcu 10, Hcu 18, Hcu 22, Hcu 27, Hcu 33, Hcu 37 and Hcu 39 have been shown to be identical (PubMed=3167823; PubMed=20143388).
CC   Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00057.
DI   NCIt; C4024; Esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
DI   ORDO; Orphanet_99977; Squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus
OX   NCBI_TaxID=9606; ! Homo sapiens (Human)
OI   CVCL_M850 ! HCu 10
OI   CVCL_M853 ! HCu 22
OI   CVCL_M854 ! HCu 27
OI   CVCL_M855 ! HCu 33
OI   CVCL_M856 ! HCu 37
OI   CVCL_M857 ! HCu 39
CA   Cancer cell line
DT   Created: 05-11-13; Last updated: 02-05-24; Version: 15
RX   PubMed=2302677; DOI=10.1016/0165-4608(90)90073-j;
RA   Whang-Peng J., Banks-Schlegel S.P., Lee E.C.;
RT   "Cytogenetic studies of esophageal carcinoma cell lines.";
RL   Cancer Genet. Cytogenet. 45:101-120(1990).
RX   PubMed=2420787; DOI=10.1016/S0021-9258(17)38506-X;
RA   Banks-Schlegel S.P., Quintero J.;
RT   "Human esophageal carcinoma cells have fewer, but higher affinity
RT   epidermal growth factor receptors.";
RL   J. Biol. Chem. 261:4359-4362(1986).
RX   PubMed=3167823;
RA   van Helden P.D., Wiid I.J.F., Albrecht C.F., Theron E., Thornley A.L.,
RA   Hoal-van Helden E.G.;
RT   "Cross-contamination of human esophageal squamous carcinoma cell lines
RT   detected by DNA fingerprint analysis.";
RL   Cancer Res. 48:5660-5662(1988).
RX   PubMed=6571927; DOI=10.1093/jnci/70.1.89;
RA   Robinson K.M., Maistry L.;
RT   "Tumorigenicity and other properties of cells from ten continuous
RT   human esophageal carcinoma cell lines in nude mice.";
RL   J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 70:89-93(1983).
RX   PubMed=7408279;
RA   Robinson K.M., Haffejee A.A., Angorn I.B.;
RT   "Tissue culture and prognosis in carcinoma of the oesophagus.";
RL   Clin. Oncol. 6:125-136(1980).
RX   PubMed=20143388; DOI=10.1002/ijc.25242;
RA   Capes-Davis A., Theodosopoulos G., Atkin I., Drexler H.G., Kohara A.,
RA   MacLeod R.A.F., Masters J.R.W., Nakamura Y., Reid Y.A., Reddel R.R.,
RA   Freshney R.I.;
RT   "Check your cultures! A list of cross-contaminated or misidentified
RT   cell lines.";
RL   Int. J. Cancer 127:1-8(2010).