Culture Collections

Cell Lines and Hybridomas

The European Collection of Authenticated Cell Cultures (ECACC) has a range of cell line collections grouped according to the type of cell line and the data available. We have an active cell line acquisition programme, new lines are added to our catalogues and we list recent additions on the new cell lines page.

 

General Cell Collection
More than 1100 different cell lines originating from over 45 different species and a wide variety of tissues. Search, browse or click here for Cell Line Groups.

 

Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell (iPSC) Lines
A range of human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) lines derived from individuals with a known disease status or described as normal for use as controls.  The cell lines available are distributed by ECACC on behalf of the European Bank of induced pluripotent Stem Cells (EBiSC) or the Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Initiative (HipSci).   

 

SCREENflex GPCR Cell Lines

A range of G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) cell lines available as single seed vials or as Frozen, Assay Ready reagent.

 

Hybridoma Collection
Over 400 monoclonal antibody-secreting hybridomas with a diverse range of antigen specificities.

 

Human Genetic Collection
Approximately 800 genetic disorders represented by 30,000 cell lines (the majority are B-lymphoblastoid cell lines) and peripheral blood leukocyte samples derived from individuals diagnosed with a genetic disorder.

 

Chromosomal Abnormality Collection
A subset of samples from the Human Genetic Collection represented by cell lines (the majority are B-lymphoblastoid cell lines) and peripheral blood leukocyte samples derived from individuals determined to carry chromosomal abnormalities.

 

HLA-Typed Collection
A specialised collection of over 430 reference B-lymphoblastoid cell lines, originating from laboratories all over the world, for which Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) typing data is available.

 

Human Random Control Collection
A collection of more than 700 B-lymphoblastoid cell lines derived from randomly selected Caucasian blood donors whose parents and grandparents were born in the UK or Ireland.

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