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Cellosaurus sfRamos (CVCL_WS53)

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Cell line name sfRamos
Synonyms serum free Ramos
Accession CVCL_WS53
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: sfRamos (RRID:CVCL_WS53)
Comments Group: Serum/protein free medium cell line.
Population: Caucasian.
Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 10376; Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).
Derived from site: In situ; Ascites; UBERON=UBERON_0007795.
Sequence variations
  • Gene fusion; HGNC; 5477; IGH + HGNC; 7553; MYC; Name(s)=MYC-IGH (from parent cell line).
  • Mutation; HGNC; 11998; TP53; Simple; p.Ile254Asp (c.760_761AT>GA); Zygosity=Homozygous (from parent cell line).
Disease Burkitt lymphoma (NCIt: C2912)
Burkitt lymphoma (ORDO: Orphanet_543)
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0597 (Ramos)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 3Y
Category Cancer cell line

PubMed=1850347; DOI=10.1210/endo-128-5-2266
Baglia L.A., Cruz D., Shaw J.E.
An Epstein-Barr virus-negative Burkitt lymphoma cell line (sfRamos) secretes a prolactin-like protein during continuous growth in serum-free medium.
Endocrinology 128:2266-2272(1991)

PubMed=1572277; DOI=10.1210/endo.130.5.1572277
Baglia L.A., Cruz D., Shaw J.E.
Production of immunoreactive forms of growth hormone by the Burkitt tumor serum-free cell line sfRamos.
Endocrinology 130:2446-2454(1992)

Baglia L.A.
Survey of the secretion of immunoreactive pituitary proteins by transformed serum-free B lymphoblastoid cell lines.
Thesis PhD (1993), Ohio State University, United States

PubMed=7678796; DOI=10.1210/endo.132.2.7678796
Lytras A., Quan N., Vrontakis M.E., Shaw J.E., Cattini P.A., Friesen H.G.
Growth hormone expression in human Burkitt lymphoma serum-free Ramos cell line.
Endocrinology 132:620-628(1993)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q98132465
Entry history
Entry creation05-Jul-2019
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number9