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Cell cultures

Human

cellline meaning Organism origin tissue morphology link
HEK293 human embryonic kidney human kidney (embryonic) epithelium ATCC
HeLa Henrietta Lacks human Cervical cancer epithelium DSMZ
Sf9 Spodoptera frugiperda insect (moth)Ovary DSMZ
MCF10A Michigan Cancer Foundation human mammary gland epithelium ATCC
T84 human colorectal Carcinoma / lungmetastasis epithelium ATCC
HUVEC human umbilical vein endothelial cells human Umbilical cord vein endothelium ICLC
HMEC human mammary epithelial cell human epithelium
Peer human T cell leukemia DSMZ
HL60 human leukemia human Myeloblast bloodcells DSMZ
A549 human lungcarcinoma epithelium DSMZ
Jurkat human TCell Leukemiabloodcells DSMZ
LNCap human prostatic adenocarcinoma epithelium ATCC

Mouse

cellline meaning Organism origin tissue morphology link
NIH3T3 NIH, 3day transfer, inoculum 3 x 105 cells mouse embryo fibroblast ATCC
MTD1A mouse epithelium
bEnd.5 brain endothelial mouse brain endothelium
bEnd.3 brain endothelial mouse brain / cerebral Cortex endothelium ATCC
MDCK II Madin Darby canine kidney dog kidney epithelium ATCC
CMT canine mammary tumor dog mammary gland epithelium
MyEnd myocardial endothelial mouse endothelium

Hamster

cellline meaning Organism origin tissue morphology link
CHO Chinese hamster ovary hamster Ovary epithelium ICLC

Ape

cellline meaning Organism origin tissue morphology link
COS7 Cercopithecus aethiops, origindefective SV40 ape (Chlorocebus) kidney fibroblast ATCC