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  P. Romano, A. Manniello et al. Nucl Acids Res 2009 37:D925-D932.
DOI: doi:10.1093/nar/gkn730; PMID: 18927105

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BT-B (human, Caucasian, cervix, carcinoma)


SPECIES: human, Caucasian
TISSUE/ORGAN: cervix
TUMOR: carcinoma

DSMZ catalog code: ACC 227
Morphology: epitheloid cells growing adherently in monolayers
Description: human cervix carcinoma (derivative of HELA) these cells were thought to be 'stablished from the malignant urinary bladder carcinoma of a 66-year-old Caucasian man (stage pTa G3) in 1989'; same donor as for cell line BT-A; however, DNA fingerprinting and cytogenetic analysis at the DSMZ established unequivocally that this cell line must be considered de facto a subclone of HELA confirmed as human with IEF of AST, NP, PEP B
Viruses: ELISA: reverse transcriptase negative; PCR: EBV-, HBV-, HCV-, HIV-, HTLV-I/II-
Depositor: Prof. A. J. Ulmer, Forschungsinstitut Borstel, Borstel, Germany
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P. Romano, A. Manniello, O. Aresu, M. Armento, M. Cesaro, B. Parodi.
Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
Nucleic Acids Research 2009 37(Database issue):D925-D932.
DOI: doi:10.1093/nar/gkn730; PMID: 18927105