Tissue of Origin: Rectal Tumor
Cancer Type: Melanoma
SK-MEL-246 is a human melanoma cell line.
This cell line was established from a metastatic rectal tumor site in a person with malignant melanoma.
- Jorgen Fogh, PhD, formerly of Sloan Kettering Institute, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
PubMed=327080; DOI=10.1093/jnci/59.1.221 Fogh J., Fogh J.M., Orfeo T. One hundred and twenty-seven cultured human tumor cell lines producing tumors in nude mice. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 59:221-226(1977)
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