Cellosaurus logo
expasy logo
Due to maintenance work, this service will be unavailable on Monday between 06:00 until 06:30 CEST. Apologies for the inconvenience.

Cellosaurus CME W2 (CVCL_Z791)

[Text version]
Cell line name CME W2
Synonyms CME-W2; W2
Accession CVCL_Z791
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: CME W2 (RRID:CVCL_Z791)
Comments Group: Insect cell line.
Part of: modENCODE project cell lines.
Doubling time: 55 hours (DGRC=155).
Omics: Transcriptome analysis by RNAseq.
Derived from site: In situ; Imaginal disc, wing; UBERON=UBERON_6001778.
Species of origin Drosophila melanogaster (Fruit fly) (NCBI Taxonomy: 7227)
Breed/subspecies: Oregon-R.
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling Third instar larval stage
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

Currie D.A., Milner M.J., Evans C.W.
The growth and differentiation in vitro of leg and wing imaginal disc cells from Drosophila melanogaster.
Development 102:805-814(1988)

Peel D.J.
Cell interactions and the response to ecolysteroids of Drosophila imaginal disc cell lines.
Thesis PhD (1991), University of St Andrews, United Kingdom

PubMed=28306001; DOI=10.1007/BF00364594
Peel D.J., Milner M.J.
The response of Drosophila imaginal disc cell lines to ecdysteroids.
Roux's Arch. Dev. Biol. 202:23-35(1992)

PubMed=21177962; DOI=10.1101/gr.112961.110
Cherbas L., Willingham A., Zhang D.-Y., Yang L., Zou Y., Eads B.D., Carlson J.W., Landolin J.M., Kapranov P., Dumais J., Samsonova A., Choi J.-H., Roberts J., Davis C.A., Tang H.-X., van Baren M.J., Ghosh S., Dobin A., Bell K., Lin W., Langton L., Duff M.O., Tenney A.E., Zaleski C., Brent M.R., Hoskins R.A., Kaufman T.C., Andrews J., Graveley B.R., Perrimon N., Celniker S.E., Gingeras T.R., Cherbas P.
The transcriptional diversity of 25 Drosophila cell lines.
Genome Res. 21:301-314(2011)

PubMed=24434506; DOI=10.1016/j.ymeth.2014.01.006
Cherbas L., Gong L.
Cell lines.
Methods 68:74-81(2014)

PubMed=24985917; DOI=10.1101/gr.161554.113
Wen J.-Y., Mohammed J., Bortolamiol-Becet D., Tsai H., Robine N., Westholm J.O., Ladewig E., Dai Q., Okamura K., Flynt A.S., Zhang D.-Y., Andrews J., Cherbas L., Kaufman T.C., Cherbas P., Siepel A.C., Lai E.C.
Diversity of miRNAs, siRNAs, and piRNAs across 25 Drosophila cell lines.
Genome Res. 24:1236-1250(2014)

PubMed=25262759; DOI=10.1186/gb-2014-15-8-r70
Lee H., McManus C.J., Cho D.-Y., Eaton M., Renda F., Somma M.P., Cherbas L., May G., Powell S., Zhang D.-Y., Zhan L.-J., Resch A., Andrews J., Celniker S.E., Cherbas P., Przytycka T.M., Gatti M., Oliver B., Graveley B.R., MacAlpine D.
DNA copy number evolution in Drosophila cell lines.
Genome Biol. 15:R70.1-R70.20(2014)

PubMed=26772746; DOI=10.1534/g3.115.023366
Stoiber M., Celniker S.E., Cherbas L., Brown B., Cherbas P.
Diverse hormone response networks in 41 independent Drosophila cell lines.
G3 (Bethesda) 6:683-694(2016)

Cell line collections (Providers) DGRC; 155
Cell line databases/resources FlyBase_Cell_line; FBtc0000155
Biological sample resources ENCODE; ENCBS996YBY
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54813753
Experimental variables resources EFO; EFO_0005744
Gene expression databases GEO; GSE37440
Entry history
Entry creation10-Apr-2015
Last entry update02-May-2024
Version number14