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Cellosaurus ECTC (CVCL_4518)

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Cell line name ECTC
Synonyms Embryonic Calf Thyroid Cell
Accession CVCL_4518
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: ECTC (RRID:CVCL_4518)
Comments Group: Non-human primate cell line.
Problematic cell line: Misidentified/contaminated. Originally thought to be of bovine origin but found to be a monkey Vero derivative (PubMed=14505435; PubMed=20143388).
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00190.
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney, epithelium; UBERON=UBERON_0004819.
Cell type: Epithelial cell of kidney; CL=CL_0002518.
Species of origin Chlorocebus sabaeus (Green monkey) (Cercopithecus sabaeus) (NCBI Taxonomy: 60711)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_0059 (Vero)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling Adult
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line
Web pages https://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations_v12_distribution.xlsx

PubMed=14505435; DOI=10.1007/s11626-003-0006-z
Milanesi E., Ajmone-Marsan P., Bignotti E., Losio M.N., Bernardi J., Chegdani F., Soncini M., Ferrari M.
Molecular detection of cell line cross-contaminations using amplified fragment length polymorphism DNA fingerprinting technology.
In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. Anim. 39:124-130(2003)

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)

Cell line collections (Providers) IZSLER; BS CL 96
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0002880
CLDB; cl1135
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03152037
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54831947
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update05-Oct-2023
Version number19