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Cellosaurus HELN (CVCL_WI87)

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Cell line name HELN
Synonyms HeLa ERE-beta-globin Luciferase Neo
Accession CVCL_WI87
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: HELN (RRID:CVCL_WI87)
Comments Population: African American.
Characteristics: The luciferase reporter gene is under the control of an estrogen-responsive element from the beta-globin promoter.
Transfected with: UniProtKB; P08659; Firefly luciferase.
Transfected with: UniProtKB; P00552; Transposon Tn5 neo.
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_0030 (HeLa)
CVCL_WI88 (HELN(alpha))CVCL_WI89 (HELN(beta))
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=11312541; DOI=10.1002/bio.630
Balaguer P., Boussioux A.-M., Demirpence E., Nicolas J.-C.
Reporter cell lines are useful tools for monitoring biological activity of nuclear receptor ligands.
Luminescence 16:153-158(2001)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q94101418
Entry history
Entry creation24-May-2019
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number7