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Cellosaurus GPS-M (CVCL_1R31)

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Cell line name GPS-M
Synonyms Guinea Pig Spleen-Michigan
Accession CVCL_1R31
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: GPS-M (RRID:CVCL_1R31)
Comments Problematic cell line: Misidentified. Originally thought to be of guinea pig origin but found to be from mouse (PubMed=4943055; PubMed=6451928; PubMed=20143388).
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00049.
Derived from site: In situ; Connective tissue; UBERON=UBERON_0002384.
Cell type: Fibroblast; CL=CL_0000057.
Species of origin Mus musculus (Mouse) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10090)
Breed/subspecies: C3H/An.
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_4535 (L-M)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 100D
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line
Web pages https://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations_v12_distribution.xlsx

PubMed=4943055; DOI=10.1007/BF02616115
Herrick P.R., Baumann G.W., Merchant D.J., Shearer M.C., Shipman C. Jr., Brackett R.G.
Serologic and karyologic evidence of incorrect identity of an animal cell line (guinea pig spleen).
In Vitro 6:143-147(1970)

PubMed=6451928; DOI=10.1126/science.6451928
Nelson-Rees W.A., Daniels D.W., Flandermeyer R.R.
Cross-contamination of cells in culture.
Science 212:446-452(1981)

PubMed=20143388; DOI=10.1002/ijc.25242
Capes-Davis A., Theodosopoulos G., Atkin I., Drexler H.G., Kohara A., MacLeod R.A.F., Masters J.R.W., Nakamura Y., Reid Y.A., Reddel R.R., Freshney R.I.
Check your cultures! A list of cross-contaminated or misidentified cell lines.
Int. J. Cancer 127:1-8(2010)

Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03151927
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54871648
Entry history
Entry creation08-Jul-2015
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number12