An established human cell line derived from a malignant mediastinal teratoma.

@article{Sundstrm1980AnEH,
  title={An established human cell line derived from a malignant mediastinal teratoma.},
  author={Christer Sundstr{\"o}m and Joachim Mark and Bengt Westermark},
  journal={Acta pathologica et microbiologica Scandinavica. Section A, Pathology},
  year={1980},
  volume={88 3},
  pages={189-94}
}
An established cell line derived from a human malignant mediastinal teratoma is described. The cell line was composed of slightly atypical fibroblast cells with a population-doubling time of 24 h at the exponential growth phase. The reason why the emerging cell line became fibroblastic although other tissues were present in the original tumor may be that… CONTINUE READING