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EM-3 (human, Caucasian, bone marrow, leukemia, chronic myeloid)

SPECIES: human, Caucasian
TISSUE/ORGAN: bone marrow
TUMOR: leukemia, chronic myeloid

DSMZ catalog code: ACC 134
Morphology: single, round to oval cells in suspension
Description: human chronic myeloid leukemia in blast crisis established from the bone marrow of a 5-year-old Caucasian girl with Philadelphia chromosome-positive CML (chronic myeloid leukemia) in second relapse in 1980 (after bone marrow transplantation day +47); sister cell line of EM-2 (DSM ACC 135) confirmed as human with IEF of AST, MDH, NP
Viruses: ELISA: reverse transcriptase negative; PCR: EBV-, HBV-, HCV-, HIV-, HTLV-I/II-
Depositor: Dr. A. Keating, Toronto General Hospital, Ontario, Canada
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