The SK-MEL-5 cell line is one of a very extensive series of melanoma lines isolated by T. Takahashi and associates from a 24 year-old female with malignant melanoma. The RFP Stable Cell Line-SK-MEL-5 constitutively expresses RFP.
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This cryovial contains at least 1.0 × 10^6 cells as determined by morphology, trypan-blue dye exclusion, and viable cell count. The cells are tested free of microbial contamination.