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Cellosaurus EPC (CVCL_4361)

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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

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)

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)

Bols N.C., Dayeh V.R., Lee L.E.J., Schirmer K.
Use of fish cell lines in the toxicology and ecotoxicology of fish Piscine cell lines in environmental toxicology.
(In) Biochemistry and molecular biology of fishes, Vol. 6; Mommsen T.P., Moon T.W. (eds); pp.43-84, Elsevier; Amsterdam (2005)

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 ATCC; CRL-2872
ECACC; 93120820
Cell line databases/resources CLDB; cl1167
CLDB; cl1168
Ontologies CLO; CLO_0002940
Biological sample resources BioSample; SAMN03152008
Other Wikidata; Q26882920