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Cellosaurus WM165-2 (CVCL_RN55)

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Cell line name WM165-2
Synonyms WM-165-2; WM 165-2
Accession CVCL_RN55
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: WM165-2 (RRID:CVCL_RN55)
Comments Part of: Wistar Institute melanoma cell line collection.
Population: Caucasian.
Derived from site: Metastatic; Lymph node; UBERON=UBERON_0000027.
Sequence variations
  • Gene deletion; HGNC; 9588; PTEN; Zygosity=Hemizygous (from autologous cell lines WM165-1; WM239A; WM266-4).
  • Mutation; HGNC; 1097; BRAF; Simple; p.Val600Asp (c.1799_1800delTGinsAT); ClinVar=VCV000375939; Zygosity=Heterozygous (from autologous cell lines WM165-1; WM239A; WM266-4).
Disease Melanoma (NCIt: C3224)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Originate from same individual CVCL_0040 ! WM115
CVCL_L033 ! WM165-1
CVCL_6795 ! WM239A
CVCL_RN56 ! WM239B
CVCL_RN57 ! WM266-1
CVCL_RN58 ! WM266-2
CVCL_RN59 ! WM266-3
CVCL_2765 ! WM266-4
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 55Y
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=3856042; DOI=10.1093/jnci/74.2.283
Herlyn M., Balaban G.B., Bennicelli J.L., Guerry D. IV, Halaban R., Herlyn D., Elder D.E., Maul G.G., Steplewski Z., Nowell P.C., Clark W.H. Jr., Koprowski H.
Primary melanoma cells of the vertical growth phase: similarities to metastatic cells.
J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 74:283-289(1985)

PubMed=2253310; DOI=10.1007/BF00046337
Herlyn M.
Human melanoma: development and progression.
Cancer Metastasis Rev. 9:101-112(1990)

Cell line databases/resources cancercelllines; CVCL_RN55
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54994190
Entry history
Entry creation05-Mar-2018
Last entry update02-May-2024
Version number12