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Cellosaurus GL PK/1 (CVCL_A9AS)

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Cell line name GL PK/1
Synonyms GLPK/1; Glaxo Laboratories Pig Kidney 1
Accession CVCL_A9AS
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: GL PK/1 (RRID:CVCL_A9AS)
Comments Problematic cell line: Misidentified/contaminated. Originally thought to be of pig kidney origin but found to be a human cell line (PubMed=13881104; PubMed=13881105).
Species of origin Homo sapiens (Human) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9606)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Age unspecified
Category Undefined cell line type

PubMed=13881104; DOI=10.1016/0014-4827(61)90464-5
Coombs R.R.A., Gurner B.W., Beale A.J., Christofinis G.J., Page Z.
The identity of three strains of cells derived from pig or rabbit kidney tissue, checked by means of the mixed agglutination reaction.
Exp. Cell Res. 24:604-605(1961)

Coombs R.R.A.
Identification and characterization of cells by immunologic analysis, with special reference to mixed agglutination.
Natl. Cancer Inst. Monogr. 7:91-103(1962)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q108820292
Entry history
Entry creation23-Sep-2021
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number3