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The cells produce undifferentiated malignant tumors.
at low frequency (22%)
C. J. Dawe and associates derived this cell line from a metastatic lesion in the lymph node of a patient with endometrial carcinoma alerted to the condition by onset of the malignant disorder acanthosis nigricans.