Establishment and characterization of a novel megakaryoblastic cell line, MOLM-1, from a patient with chronic myelogenous leukemia

Hum Cell. 1991 Sep;4(3):261-4.


Based on the morphological resemblance to megakaryocytes and upon the expression f the platelet specific glycoprotein antigen, CD61, it is highly l y that MOLM-1 is a clonal leukemic cell population of megakaryoblastic origin .

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Antigens, CD / analysis
  • Cell Division
  • Humans
  • Karyotyping
  • Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive / genetics
  • Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive / pathology*
  • Male
  • Megakaryocytes
  • Tumor Cells, Cultured


  • Antigens, CD