Cytogenetic findings in a malignant melanoma and its derived cell line.

@article{Ohyashiki1986CytogeneticFI,
  title={Cytogenetic findings in a malignant melanoma and its derived cell line.},
  author={J H Ohyashiki and Kazuma Ohyashiki and Zenon Gibas and Constantine P. Karakousis and Avery A. Sandberg},
  journal={Cancer genetics and cytogenetics},
  year={1986},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={77-85}
}
A cell line, MEL #26, was established from a metastatic solid tumor specimen obtained from a patient with malignant melanoma. Cytogenetic analyses were performed on both the fresh biopsy specimen (using short-term culture; 2 days) and an established cell line at three different passages. The chromosome number of the fresh biopsy specimen was in the near… CONTINUE READING