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K562

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Human chronic myeloid leukemia in blast crisis established from the pleural effusion of a 53-year-old woman with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) in blast crisis in 1970; cells can be used as highly sensitive targets in in-vitro natural killer assays; cells produce hemoglobin; cells carry the Philadelphia chromosome with a b3-a2 fusion gene.

Synonyms: K562 cell, K-562, K-562 cell

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