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MultiCellDB : Detailed PSON Digital Cell Lines

MultiCellDB is currently undergoing a major software upgrade and customizations at the USC Information Sciences Institute. After the upgrade and customizations are complete, this portal will be supplemented with the newer portal. Please see http://portals.MultiCellDS.org. The data on this static portal represent the initial MultiCellDB repository in December 2016.

See http://portals.MultiCellDS.org for a list of other portals to MultiCellDB.

Versioning Information

This static portal is current as of December 7, 2016. It will be replaced by newly indexed data on occasion. The "master" data can be accessed directly at gitlab, at:


Detailed PSON Digital Cell Lines

Description: These 2 digital cell lines have detailed biophysical information, including size, Young's modulus, and proliferation information. They were built from the NCI Physical Sciences in Oncology Network's landmark paper that characterized MCF-10A and MDA-MB-231 across over 20 labs.
Total count: 2
Maintainer: Samuel H. Friedman, Ph.D. (ORCID: 0000-0001-8003-6860)
Main data sources: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep01449
License: CC-BY 4.0
MultiCellDB_ID Digital Cell Line organism Description and notes
MCDS_L_0000000001 MCF10A_JSB human MCF-10 PSON (breast epithelium (Mammary gland)
MCDS_L_0000000002 MDA_MB_231 human MDA-MB-231 PSON (breast Adenocarcinoma (Mammary gland)