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UM-SCC-47 HPV-16 Positive Squamous Carcinoma Cell Line

UM-SCC-47 is a unique head and neck squamous carcinoma (HNSCC) cell line isolated from the primary tumor of the lateral tongue of a male patient and is a suitable in vitro model of H&N carcinoma studies. The cell line contains 18 copies of integrated HPV-16.

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Synonym(s):
University Michigan Squamous Cell Carcinoma, UMSCC47, H&N squamous cell carcinoma cell line, Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma cell line, HNSCC
eCl@ss:
32011203

biological source

human

Quality Level

technique(s)

cell culture | mammalian: suitable

shipped in

liquid nitrogen

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cell culture | mammalian: suitable

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cell culture | mammalian: suitable

shipped in

liquid nitrogen

shipped in

liquid nitrogen

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liquid nitrogen

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dry ice

Quality Level

100

Quality Level

100

Quality Level

100

Quality Level

100

General description

All UM-SCC cell lines were derived in the lab of Dr. Thomas Carey at the University of Michigan and are exclusively distributed by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. Access to UM-SCC cells is limited solely to those officers, employees and students of PURCHASER’s institution who need access to perform research. PURCHASER may not distribute UM-SCC cells or derivatives to third parties. PURCHASER shall comply with all applicable laws in its use and handling of the Product and shall keep it under reasonable safe and secure conditions to prevent unauthorized use or access.

THIS PRODUCT IS ONLY AVAILABLE FOR SALE TO ACADEMIC INSTITUTIONS OR NOT-FOR-PROFIT ENTITIES FOR USE UNDER THIS LIMITED USE LABEL LICENSE. FOR INFORMATION ON COMMERCIAL LICENSING OF UM-SCC CELLS, INCLUDING LICENSING TO COMMERCIAL ENTITIES, PLEASE CONTACT: licensing@emdmillipore.com

Head and neck squamous-cell carcinoma (HNSCC) is the 6th most common type of cancer world-wide. The cancer may occur in the lip, oral cavity, nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, salivary glands, pharynx and larynx. Risk factors include smoking, alcohol consumption, betel nut chewing, wood dust exposures and human papilloma virus (HPV) infections. Approximately 15% of HNSCC contain genomic DNA from HPV. In particular, HPV-16 occurs in 90-95% of all HPV-positive HNSCC cases. In oral and pharynx cancer, HPV DNA is found in the tonsils in 45-67% of the cases. HPV DNA is found in 13-25% of the cases in the hypopharynx, 12-18% in the oral cavity and 3-7% in the larynx.

UM-SCC-47 is a unique head and neck squamous carcinoma cell line isolated from the primary tumor of the lateral tongue of a male patient. The cell line contains 18 copies of integrated HPV-16.

UM-SCC-47 was established at the University of Michigan with written informed consent obtained from the patient and with the approval of the study by the Medical School Institutional Review Board.

Reference:
1) Carey, T., et al. (2012) Genotyping of 73 UM-SCC head and neck squamous cell carcinoma cell lines. Head Neck. 2010 April; 32(4): 417–426.

Cell Line Description

Cancer Cells

Application

Research Category
Infectious Diseases

Inflammation & Immunology

Apoptosis & Cancer
This product is available for sale to academic institutions or not-for-profit entities for research use. For information on commercial licensing please contact licensing@emdmillipore.com.

Components

1) ≥1X106 viable UM-SCC-47 Squamous Carcinoma Cells: (Catalog No. SCC071). Store in liquid nitrogen.

Quality

• Each vial contains ≥ 1X10^6 viable cells.
• Cells are tested by PCR and are positive for HPV-16 and negative for Hepatitis A, B, C and HIV-1 & 2 viruses.
• Cells are negative for mycoplasma contamination.
• Each lot of cells are genotyped by STR analysis to verify the unique identity of the cell line.

Storage and Stability

UM-SCC-47 cells should be stored in liquid nitrogen. The cells can be cultured for at least 10 passages after initial thawing without significantly affecting the cell marker expression and functionality.

Disclaimer

RESEARCH USE ONLY. This product is regulated in France when intended to be used for scientific purposes, including for import and export activities (Article L 1211-1 paragraph 2 of the Public Health Code). The purchaser (i.e. enduser) is required to obtain an import authorization from the France Ministry of Research referred in the Article L1245-5-1 II. of Public Health Code. By ordering this product, you are confirming that you have obtained the proper import authorization.
Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Storage Class

6.2 - Infectious substances

wgk_germany

WGK 1

flash_point_f

Not applicable

flash_point_c

Not applicable


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Julia E Myers et al.
Current protocols in microbiology, 59(1), e119-e119 (2020-10-17)
Integration of the human papillomavirus (HPV) genome into host cell chromosomes has been observed in a majority of HPV-positive cervical cancers and a subset of oral HPV-associated cancers. HPV integration also occurs in long-term cell culture. Screening for HPV integration
Yuanhui Liu et al.
Nature communications, 13(1), 7047-7047 (2022-11-18)
Chemotherapy can eradicate a majority of cancer cells. However, a small population of tumor cells often survives drug treatments through genetic and/or non-genetic mechanisms, leading to tumor recurrence. Here we report a reversible chemoresistance phenotype regulated by the mTOR pathway.
Christian T Fontan et al.
mSphere, 5(6) (2020-12-11)
Human papillomaviruses (HPVs) are causative agents in around 5% of all cancers, including cervical and oropharyngeal. A feature of HPV cancers is their better clinical outcome compared with non-HPV anatomical counterparts. In turn, the presence of E2 predicts a better
Malgorzata Bienkowska-Haba et al.
Journal of virology, 97(2), e0187922-e0187922 (2023-02-08)
The current model of human papillomavirus (HPV) replication is comprised of three modes of replication. Following infectious delivery, the viral genome is amplified during the establishment phase to reach up to some hundred copies per cell. The HPV genome copy
David P Molkentine et al.
Cancer research, 82(5), 916-928 (2021-12-31)
Squamous cell carcinoma driven by human papillomavirus (HPV) is more sensitive to DNA-damaging therapies than its HPV-negative counterpart. Here, we show that p16, the clinically used surrogate for HPV positivity, renders cells more sensitive to radiotherapy via a ubiquitin-dependent signaling

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