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Cellosaurus hPTC (CVCL_8224)

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Cell line name hPTC
Synonyms HPTC; human Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma
Accession CVCL_8224
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: hPTC (RRID:CVCL_8224)
Comments Problematic cell line: Misidentified. Originally thought to be of human origin but found to be from pig (PubMed=10508494; PubMed=20143388).
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00127.
Species of origin Sus scrofa (Pig) (NCBI Taxonomy: 9823)
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

PubMed=7787432; DOI=10.1089/thy.1995.5.41
Hishinuma A., Yamanaka T., Kasai K., So S., Tseng C.-C., Bamba N., Ohtake H., Shimoda S.-i.
Different growth control of the two human thyroid cell lines of adenomatous goiter and papillary carcinoma.
Thyroid 5:41-46(1995)

PubMed=10508494; DOI=10.1002/(SICI)1097-0215(19991112)83:4<555::AID-IJC19>3.0.CO;2-2
MacLeod R.A.F., Dirks W.G., Matsuo Y., Kaufmann M., Milch H., Drexler H.G.
Widespread intraspecies cross-contamination of human tumor cell lines arising at source.
Int. J. Cancer 83:555-563(1999)

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; SAMN03152014
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54891737
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update21-Mar-2023
Version number15