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Cellosaurus DRHEp2 (CVCL_W888)

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Cell line name DRHEp2
Synonyms DrHep-2
Accession CVCL_W888
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: DRHEp2 (RRID:CVCL_W888)
Comments Problematic cell line: Contaminated. Parent cell line (HEp-2) has been shown to be a HeLa derivative.
Population: African American.
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_1906 (HEp-2)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling 30Y6M
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=17637738; DOI=10.1038/sj.onc.1210681
Mizumachi T., Suzuki S., Naito A., Carcel-Trullols J., Evans T.T., Spring P.M., Oridate N., Furuta Y., Fukuda S., Higuchi M.
Increased mitochondrial DNA induces acquired docetaxel resistance in head and neck cancer cells.
Oncogene 27:831-838(2008)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54831402
Polymorphism and mutation databases Cosmic; 1530735
Entry history
Entry creation17-Jul-2014
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number11