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Cellosaurus U87MG/ALDH1A3-KO.1 (CVCL_C6IK)

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Cell line name U87MG/ALDH1A3-KO.1
Accession CVCL_C6IK
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: U87MG/ALDH1A3-KO.1 (RRID:CVCL_C6IK)
Comments Problematic cell line: Misidentified. Parent cell line (U-87MG ATCC) is not the original glioblastoma cell line established in 1968 at the University of Uppsala.
Population: Caucasian.
Knockout cell: Method=CRISPR/Cas9; HGNC; 409; ALDH1A3.
Sequence variations
  • Mutation; HGNC; 7765; NF1; Simple; p.Phe1247Ilefs*18 (c.3739_3742delTTTG) (3737_3740delTGTT); ClinVar=VCV000420078; Zygosity=Heterozygous (from parent cell line).
  • Mutation; HGNC; 9588; PTEN; Simple; c.209+1G>T; ClinVar=VCV000229705; Zygosity=Homozygous; Note=Splice donor mutation (from parent cell line).
  • Mutation; HGNC; 11730; TERT; Simple; c.1-124C>T (c.228C>T) (C228T); Zygosity=Unspecified; Note=In promoter (from parent cell line).
Disease Glioblastoma (NCIt: C3058)
Glioblastoma (ORDO: Orphanet_360)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0022 (U-87MG ATCC)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling Age unspecified
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=34934174; DOI=10.1038/s42003-021-02949-7
Li J.-F., Garavaglia S., Ye Z.-F., Moretti A., Belyaeva O.V., Beiser A., Ibrahim M., Wilk A., McClellan S., Klyuyeva A.V., Goggans K.R., Kedishvili N.Y., Salter E.A., Wierzbicki A., Migaud M.E., Mullett S.J., Yates N.A., Camacho C.J., Rizzi M., Sobol R.W.
A specific inhibitor of ALDH1A3 regulates retinoic acid biosynthesis in glioma stem cells.
Commun. Biol. 4:1420.1-1420.16(2021)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q116050660
Entry history
Entry creation15-Dec-2022
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number3