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Cellosaurus JKT-1 (CVCL_T011)

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Cell line name JKT-1
Synonyms JKT1
Accession CVCL_T011
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: JKT-1 (RRID:CVCL_T011)
Comments Problematic cell line: Misclassified. Originally thought to be a seminoma cell line but shown not to be from germ cells. Its real nature is not clear (PubMed=17705808; PubMed=18008088).
Population: Japanese.
Doubling time: 28.5 hours (PubMed=10210573).
Derived from site: In situ; Testis; UBERON=UBERON_0000473.
Disease Neoplasm (NCIt: C3262)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Children:
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 40Y
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=9624562; DOI=10.1111/j.1442-2042.1998.tb00604.x
Kinugawa K., Hyodo F., Matsuki T., Jo Y., Furukawa Y., Ueki A., Tanaka H.
Establishment and characterization of a new human testicular seminoma cell line, JKT-1.
Int. J. Urol. 5:282-287(1998)

PubMed=10210573; DOI=10.1046/j.1464-410x.1999.00928.x
Jo Y., Kinugawa K., Matsuki T., Morioka M., Tanaka H.
Analysis of the biological properties and use of comparative genomic hybridization to locate chromosomal aberrations in the human testicular seminoma cell line JKT-1 and its highly metastatic cell line JKT-HM.
BJU Int. 83:469-475(1999)

PubMed=17705808; DOI=10.1111/j.1365-2605.2007.00802.x
de Jong J., Stoop H., Gillis A.J.M., van Gurp R.J.H.L.M., van Drunen E., Beverloo H.B., Lau Y.-F.C., Schneider D.T., Sherlock J.K., Baeten J., Hatakeyama S., Ohyama C., Oosterhuis J.W., Looijenga L.H.J.
JKT-1 is not a human seminoma cell line.
Int. J. Androl. 30:350-365(2007)

PubMed=18008088; DOI=10.1007/s00441-007-0527-y
Eckert D., Nettersheim D., Heukamp L.C., Kitazawa S., Biermann K., Schorle H.
TCam-2 but not JKT-1 cells resemble seminoma in cell culture.
Cell Tissue Res. 331:529-538(2008)

PubMed=23374840; DOI=10.1016/j.urology.2012.09.029
Russell S.M., Lechner M.G., Mokashi A.A., Megiel C., Jang J.K., Taylor C.R., Looijenga L.H.J., French C.A., Epstein A.L.
Establishment and characterization of a new human extragonadal germ cell line, SEM-1, and its comparison with TCam-2 and JKT-1.
Urology 81:464.e1-464.e9(2013)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54898970
Entry history
Entry creation03-Feb-2014
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number15