Glioma Cells (GC)
C6/LacZ;C6;A172;U251;SHG-44;LN-18;NG108-15;M059J;M059K;Hs 683;U-87 MG
A glioma is a type of tumor that starts in the brain or spine. It is called a glioma because it arises from glial cells. The most common site of gliomas is the brain. Gliomas make up about 30% of all brain and central nervous system tumors and 80% of all malignant brain tumors.