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Cellosaurus LC5-HIV (CVCL_5G53)

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Cell line name LC5-HIV
Accession CVCL_5G53
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: LC5-HIV (RRID:CVCL_5G53)
Comments Group: Patented cell line.
Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Grand-parent cell line (L-132) has been shown to be a HeLa derivative.
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00516.
Registration: International Depositary Authority, Pasteur Institute Collection Nationale de Cultures de Micro-organismes (CNCM); I-843.
Population: African American.
Virology: HIV-1 producing cell line.
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_5G52 (LC5)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line
Web pages https://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations_v12_distribution.xlsx

PubMed=2201317; DOI=10.1097/00002030-199006000-00006
Mellert W., Kleinschmidt A., Schmidt J., Festl H., Emler S., Roth W.K., Erfle V.
Infection of human fibroblasts and osteoblast-like cells with HIV-1.
AIDS 4:527-535(1990)

PubMed=1373627; DOI=10.1097/00002030-199203000-00004
Brack-Werner R., Kleinschmidt A., Ludvigsen A., Mellert W., Neumann M., Herrmann R., Khim M.C.L., Burny A., Muller-Lantzsch N., Stavrou D., Erfle V.
Infection of human brain cells by HIV-1: restricted virus production in chronically infected human glial cell lines.
AIDS 6:273-285(1992)

Erfle V., Mellert W.
Human cell line LC5 and its use.
Patent number US5582967, 10-Dec-1996

Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN06481117
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54902174
Entry history
Entry creation14-Dec-2015
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number17