Barbara PARODI - BIOBANQUES May 19, 2016
Biobanking National Infrastructure Meeting
Quality matters: Improving the quality of biological resources
Good practices in cell culture
Authenticity and purity of human and animal cell lines used in research is essential in order to guarantee reproducibility, reliability and proper application of any results produced. Internationally available guidelines and good practices for cell culture will be discussed, for development of new cell lines, authentication, preparation of master and working banks, cryopreservation, exchange between laboratories, microbial contamination and misidentification. The activities of the International Cell Line Authentication Committee (ICLAC) will also be presented.
THURSDAY MAY 19, 2016