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Cellosaurus NHF-23 (CVCL_WN76)

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Cell line name NHF-23
Synonyms Normal Human Fibroblast-23
Accession CVCL_WN76
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: NHF-23 (RRID:CVCL_WN76)
Comments Group: Space-flown cell line (cellonaut).
Anecdotal: Have been flown in space on shuttle flight STS-65 (Spacelab IML-2) to study DNA repair in microgravity (PubMed=9052686).
Misspelling: HNF-23; Note=In some European Space Agency documents.
Derived from site: In situ; Skin; UBERON=UBERON_0002097.
Cell type: Fibroblast of skin; CL=CL_0002620.
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 42Y
Category Finite cell line

PubMed=1351906; DOI=10.1080/09553009214550811
Baumstark-Khan C.
Effect of aphidicolin on DNA synthesis, PLD-recovery and DNA repair of human diploid fibroblasts.
Int. J. Radiat. Biol. 61:191-197(1992)

PubMed=9052686; DOI=10.2307/3579347
Horneck G., Rettberg P., Kozubek S., Baumstark-Khan C., Rink H., Schafer M., Schmitz C.
The influence of microgravity on repair of radiation-induced DNA damage in bacteria and human fibroblasts.
Radiat. Res. 147:376-384(1997)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q98127773
Entry history
Entry creation24-May-2019
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number5