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Cellosaurus CAC2 (CVCL_6883)

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Cell line name CAC2
Synonyms CAC-2; Carcinoma Adenoide Cistico 2
Accession CVCL_6883
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: CAC2 (RRID:CVCL_6883)
Comments Problematic cell line: Misidentified. Originally thought to be of human origin but found to be from rat (PubMed=19557180; PubMed=20143388). Originally thought to originate from salivary gland adenoid cystic carcinoma.
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00362.
Species of origin Rattus norvegicus (Rat) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10116)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Age at sampling Age unspecified
Category Undefined cell line type
Web pages https://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations_v12_distribution.xlsx

Franca C.M., Oliveira P.T., Jaeger M.M.M., Jaeger R.G.
Salivary gland tumors: a cytodifferentiation in vitro study.
J. Dent. Res. 76:1001.287-1001.287(1997)

PubMed=19557180; DOI=10.1371/journal.pone.0006040
Phuchareon J., Ohta Y., Woo J.M., Eisele D.W., Tetsu O.
Genetic profiling reveals cross-contamination and misidentification of 6 adenoid cystic carcinoma cell lines: ACC2, ACC3, ACCM, ACCNS, ACCS and CAC2.
PLoS ONE 4:E6040-E6040(2009)

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)

Liu N.-N., Zhang S.-L., Chen W.
The cross-contaminated cell lines of adenoid cystic carcinoma: a crucial concern.
Transl. Surg. 2:10-13(2017)

Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03152001
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54808312
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number16