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Cellosaurus WI-38 (HSV-2)Tr (CVCL_YU09)

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Cell line name WI-38 (HSV-2)Tr
Synonyms WI-38(HSV-2)Tr
Accession CVCL_YU09
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: WI-38 (HSV-2)Tr (RRID:CVCL_YU09)
Comments Population: Caucasian; Swedish.
Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 10310; Human herpesvirus 2 (HHV-2).
Derived from site: In situ; Fetal lung; UBERON=UBERON_0005597.
Cell type: Fibroblast of lung; CL=CL_0002553.
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0579 (WI-38)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 16FW
Category Transformed cell line

Valensin P.E., Di Caraino M.L., Figura N.
Altered sensitivity to animal viruses as a phenotypic expression of the oncogenic transformation of human cells.
Ann. Sclavo 18:883-884(1976)

Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0009595
CLDB; cl4709
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q98134921
Entry history
Entry creation12-Mar-2020
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number6