What do the terms authentication, cross-contamination, and misidentification actually mean? Visit our Definitions page.

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ICLAC’s list of cross-contaminated or otherwise misidentified cell lines can be found here.

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How can authentication testing be improved? Share your experiences through the ICLAC Resources for Authentication Testing survey.

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