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Cellosaurus EPC (CVCL_4361)

Cell line name EPC
Synonyms Epithelioma Papulosum Cyprini
Accession CVCL_4361
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: EPC (RRID:CVCL_4361)
Comments Group: Fish cell line.
Problematic cell line: Misidentified. Originally deposited as a carp (Cyprinus carpio) cell line, is in fact a fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas) cell line.
Registration: International Cell Line Authentication Committee, Register of Misidentified Cell Lines; ICLAC-00302.
Doubling time: ~36 hours (ATCC).
Species of origin Pimephales promelas (Fathead minnow) (NCBI Taxonomy: 90988)
Hierarchy Children:
CVCL_6E02 (EPCtiHSP70)
Sex of cell Sex unspecified
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line
Web pages https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/EPC-Zellen
https://www.atcc.org/support/faqs/0e4bb/EPC%20ATCC%20CRL2872-1053.aspx
http://iclac.org/wp-content/uploads/Cross-Contaminations_v9_distribution.xlsx
Publications

DOI=10.1016/S0769-2617(83)80060-4
Fijan N., Sulimanovic D., Bearzotti M., Muzinic D., Zwillenberg L.O., Chilmonczyk S., Vautherot J.-F., de Kinkelin P.
Some properties of the Epithelioma papulosum cyprini (EPC) cell line from carp Cyprinus carpio.
Ann. Inst. Pasteur Virol. 134:207-220(1983)

DOI=10.3147/jsfp.28.27
Fernandez R.D., Yoshimizu M., Ezura Y., Kimura T.
Comparative growth response of fish cell lines in different media, temperatures, and and sodium chloride concentrations.
Fish Pathol. 28:27-34(1993)

PubMed=11673072; DOI=10.1016/S1383-5718(01)00268-6
Kammann U., Bunke M., Steinhart H., Theobald N.
A permanent fish cell line (EPC) for genotoxicity testing of marine sediments with the comet assay.
Mutat. Res. 498:67-77(2001)

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)

Cross-references
Cell line collections ATCC; CRL-2872
CCLV; CCLV-RIE 0173
ECACC; 93120820
IZSLER; BS CL 41
Cell line databases/resources CLDB; cl1167
CLDB; cl1168
Ontologies CLO; CLO_0002940
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03152008
Other Wikidata; Q26882920