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Cellosaurus MM170 (CVCL_2603)

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Cell line name MM170
Synonyms MM 170
Accession CVCL_2603
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: MM170 (RRID:CVCL_2603)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Presence of a second cell line in earliest stock not picked up due to low level of contamination (CBA=CBA-1346).
Omics: Transcriptome analysis by microarray.
Derived from site: Metastatic; Lymph node; UBERON=UBERON_0000027.
Sequence variations
Disease Melanoma (NCIt: C3224)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling Age unspecified
Category Cancer cell line
STR profile Source(s): CBA


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Goss P.D., Parsons P.G.
The effect of hyperthermia and melphalan on survival of human fibroblast strains and melanoma cell lines.
Cancer Res. 37:152-156(1977)

PubMed=294576; DOI=10.3109/00313027909059039
Muir P.D., Gunz F.W.
A cytogenetic study of eight human melanoma cell lines.
Pathology 11:597-606(1979)

PubMed=460945; DOI=10.3109/00313027909061945
Pope J.H., Morrison L.E., Moss D.J., Parsons P.G., Dunne R.M.
Human malignant melanoma cell lines.
Pathology 11:191-195(1979)

Parsons P.G., Musk P., Goss P.D., Leah J.
Effects of calcium depletion on human cells in vitro and the anomalous behavior of the human melanoma cell line MM170.
Cancer Res. 43:2081-2087(1983)

Chenevix-Trench G., Martin N.G., Ellem K.A.O.
Gene expression in melanoma cell lines and cultured melanocytes: correlation between levels of c-src-1, c-myc and p53.
Oncogene 5:1187-1193(1990)

Castellano M., Pollock P.M., Walters M.K., Sparrow L.E., Down L.M., Gabrielli B.G., Parsons P.G., Hayward N.K.
CDKN2A/p16 is inactivated in most melanoma cell lines.
Cancer Res. 57:4868-4875(1997)

PubMed=10070891; DOI=10.1038/sj.bjc.6690147
Zerp S.F., van Elsas A., Peltenburg L.T.C., Schrier P.I.
p53 mutations in human cutaneous melanoma correlate with sun exposure but are not always involved in melanomagenesis.
Br. J. Cancer 79:921-926(1999)

PubMed=15048078; DOI=10.1038/sj.onc.1207563
Pavey S., Johansson P., Packer L., Taylor J., Stark M.S., Pollock P.M., Walker G.J., Boyle G.M., Harper U., Cozzi S.-J., Hansen K., Yudt L., Schmidt C., Hersey P., Ellem K.A.O., O'Rourke M.G.E., Parsons P.G., Meltzer P.S., Ringner M., Hayward N.K.
Microarray expression profiling in melanoma reveals a BRAF mutation signature.
Oncogene 23:4060-4067(2004)

PubMed=17516929; DOI=10.1111/j.1600-0749.2007.00375.x
Johansson P., Pavey S., Hayward N.K.
Confirmation of a BRAF mutation-associated gene expression signature in melanoma.
Pigment Cell Res. 20:216-221(2007)

PubMed=22383533; DOI=10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-11-0676
Dutton-Regester K., Irwin D., Hunt P., Aoude L.G., Tembe V., Pupo G.M., Lanagan C., Carter C.D., O'Connor L., O'Rourke M., Scolyer R.A., Mann G.J., Schmidt C.W., Herington A., Hayward N.K.
A high-throughput panel for identifying clinically relevant mutation profiles in melanoma.
Mol. Cancer Ther. 11:888-897(2012)

PubMed=23039341; DOI=10.1186/1476-4598-11-75
Byron S.A., Loch D.C., Wellens C.L., Wortmann A., Wu J.-Y., Wang J., Nomoto K., Pollock P.M.
Sensitivity to the MEK inhibitor E6201 in melanoma cells is associated with mutant BRAF and wildtype PTEN status.
Mol. Cancer 11:75.1-75.15(2012)

Cell line collections (Providers) CBA; CBA-1346 - Discontinued
ECACC; 10092315
Cell line databases/resources cancercelllines; CVCL_2603
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN07624424
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54906067
Gene expression databases GEO; GSM162905
Polymorphism and mutation databases Cosmic; 889013
Cosmic; 928712
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update30-Jan-2024
Version number22