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A431 (human, skin, carcinoma, squamous cell)


SPECIES: human
TISSUE/ORGAN: skin
TUMOR: carcinoma, squamous cell

ECACC catalog code: 85090402
Morphology: Epithelial
Description: Human squamous carcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Mrs M Freshney, The Beatson Institute, Glasgow, UK
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Receptors: Epidermal growth factor (EGF) Applications: Cell cycle studies

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Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CRL 1555

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