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

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ICLAC curates a Register of cell lines that are known to be misidentified through cross-contamination or other means.

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R. Ian Freshney

Our dear friend and colleague R. Ian Freshney passed away in January 2019. We pay tribute to Ian's achievements.

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ICLAC is an independent committee with support from the scientific community. Thank you to ICLAC Members and Partner Organizations for your support.