HeLa cells
An established line of human epithelial cells derived from a cervical carcinoma (said to be from Henrietta Lacks).

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • HeLa cells — HeLa cells. См. клеточная линия HeLa. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • HeLa cells — cells of the first continuously cultured carcinoma strain, descended from a human cervical carcinoma; used in the study of life processes, including viruses, at the cell level …   Medical dictionary

  • HeLa cells — [ hi:lə] plural noun human epithelial cells of a strain maintained in tissue culture since 1951 and used in research, especially in virology. Origin 1950s: from the name of Henrietta Lacks, whose cervical carcinoma provided the original cells …   English new terms dictionary

  • HeLa cells — (heґlə) [Henrietta Lacks, the patient from whose carcinoma of the cervix uteri the parent carcinoma cells were isolated in 1951] see under cell …   Medical dictionary

  • HeLa cells — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hela — can stand for: * Hela, an ancient name for Sri Lanka * Hela (people), a name for the Sinhala people of Sri Lanka * HeLa cells derived from Henrietta Lacks * Helacyton gartleri, or HeLa , a provisional biological name for HeLa cells * Hela, the… …   Wikipedia

  • HeLa-клетки HeLa-клеточная линия — HeLa клетки, HeLa клеточная линия * HeLa клеткі, HeLa клетачныя лініі * HeLa cells or HeLa c. line установленная линия клеток (), состоящая из анеуплоидной линии эпителийподобных клеток человека, с 1951 г. сохраняемых в культуре ткани (см.).… …   Генетика. Энциклопедический словарь

  • HeLa — A HeLa cell (also Hela or hela cell) is an immortal cell line used in medical research. The cell line was derived from cervical cancer cells taken from Henrietta Lacks, who died from her cancer on October 4, 1951.George Otto Gey and Henrietta… …   Wikipedia

  • HeLa — Células HeLa en mitosis vistas al microscopio electrónico. Las células HeLa (también conocidas como “células hela” o simplemente “Hela”) son un tipo particular de células inmortales usadas en investigación científica. Es el linaje celular humano… …   Wikipedia Español

  • HeLa cell — One of the cells grown from the cervical cancer of a young African American woman, Henrietta Lacks. HeLa cells were the first human cells to be continuously grown in culture. The cells were first cultured in February 1951 by Drs. George and… …   Medical dictionary

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