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Cellosaurus Detroit 98/AGR (CVCL_A9AQ)

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Cell line name Detroit 98/AGR
Synonyms D98/AGR
Accession CVCL_A9AQ
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Detroit 98/AGR (RRID:CVCL_A9AQ)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Ancestral cell line (Detroit 98) has been shown to be a HeLa derivative.
Population: African American.
Selected for resistance to: ChEBI; CHEBI:63486; 8-azaguanine.
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_8189 (Detroit 98/AG)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line

Szybalski W., Szybalska E.H., Ragni G.
Genetic studies with human cell lines.
Natl. Cancer Inst. Monogr. 7:75-89(1962)

PubMed=14278461; DOI=10.1101/sqb.1964.029.01.019
Szybalski W.
Chemical reactivity of chromosomal DNA as related to mutagenicity: studies with human cell lines.
Cold Spring Harb. Symp. Quant. Biol. 29:151-159(1964)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q108820148
Entry history
Entry creation23-Sep-2021
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number5