The International Cell Line Authentication Committee aims to make false or misidentified cell lines more visible, and promote awareness and authentication testing as effective ways to combat the problem.
A Hidden World
Cell lines have a hidden world of problems. Watch our video if you are a newcomer to cell culture to find out more about cell line problems and how to avoid them.
The ICLAC Register
ICLAC curates a Register of cell lines that are known to be misidentified through cross-contamination or other means. Visit the Register page to find out more.
Visit the News page to read about new releases of the ICLAC Register and problematic cell lines, including a warning about unauthenticated and pirated cell lines.
ICLAC is an independent committee with support from the scientific community.