SK-LC-12 - Human Lung Cancer - Lung Adenocarcinoma Cell Line

SK-LC-12 - Human Lung Cancer - Lung Adenocarcinoma Cell Line


Species: Human

Category: Cancer

Tissue of Origin: Lung

Cancer Type: Lung Adenocarcinoma


SK-LC-12 is a human lung cancer cell line.


This cell line was established from a lung metastasis from a person with lung adenocarcinoma.

Lead Researcher/Research Laboratory

  • Lloyd J. Old, MD, former William E. Snee Chair in Cancer Immunology, MSK; former Director of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

Key References

Anger B.R., Lloyd K.O., Oettgen H.F., Old L.J.  Mouse monoclonal IgM antibody against human lung cancer line SK-LC-3 with specificity for H(O) blood group antigen. Hybridoma 1:139-147(1982) (PubMed ID 6208122)


This cell line may be licensed nonexclusively for research or commercial purposes.

  • Express License: For internal research purposes by a for-profit entity: Fill out MSK’s Core Express License; see here for links to the online fillable Core Express License, as well as a PDF version. For detailed guidance on how to fill out this webform, see here. Please note:  In order to streamline and expedite the licensing of select MSK cell lines, the terms of this non-exclusive license are non-negotiable. This license is only available for select cell lines, including this one. Once this license has been executed by MSK, you will receive a signed copy and payment instructions; all payments up to $10,000 must be made by credit card.
  • Commercial License: Contact MSK’s Tangible Research Materials team at [email protected].
  • For non-licensing requests from academic-research institutions: Contact MSK’s Antibody & Bioresource Core Facility at [email protected]

Stage of Development

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