ENCBS743JKX / cell line

Summary

Status
released
Term name
HepG2
Summary
Homo sapiens HepG2 cell line
Description
Hep G2 (Hepatocellular carcinoma, human) Hep G2 is a perpetual cell line which was derived from the liver tissue of a 15-year-old Caucasian American male with a well-differentiated hepatocellular carcinoma. These cells are epithelial in morphology, have a model chromosome number of 55, and are not tumorigenic in nude mice.
Lot ID
4968519
Culture harvest date
2008-03-24

Attribution

ENCODE3 project
Lab
Bradley Bernstein, Broad
Award PI
Bradley Bernstein, Broad
Submitted by
Noam Shoresh
Source
ATCC
Project
ENCODE
External resources
Aliases
bradley-bernstein:BioSam 107

Donor information

Status
released
Accession
ENCDO000AAC
Aliases
encode:donor of HepG2, bradley-bernstein:Donor of HepG2
Donor external identifiers
Species
Homo sapiens
Life stage
child
Age
15 years
Sex
male
Health status
hepatocellular carcinoma
Ethnicity
Caucasian
References