2019 News Releases

Ray Stapleton, headshot. News release

ATCC Appoints Dr. Raymond D. Stapleton President and Chief Operating Officer

ATCC announces the appointment of Raymond D. Stapleton, Jr., PhD, to the role of President and Chief Operating Officer.

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ATCC Celebrates Building Expansion with Groundbreaking Ceremony

ATCC launched its second headquarters expansion with a groundbreaking ceremony that celebrates its continued commitment to innovative science and to the global scientific enterprise and to its local community in Prince William County.

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ATCC Releases Cell-Specific Exosomes as Reference Materials for Drug and Diagnostic Development

ATCC announced the first launch from a portfolio of exosomes (i.e., extracellular vesicles) derived from human cells to serve as reference materials or standards for a variety of research applications.

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ATCC Launches Mouse Cell Line Authentication Service

ATCC announces the launch of a new authentication service that will allow researchers to easily confirm the identity of mouse cell lines.

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ATCC Launches First Portal of Whole-genome Sequences Based on Authenticated Biological Standards

ATCC launches its new ATCC Genome Portal, a publicly available database of reference-quality genome sequences matched to authenticated ATCC biological materials that will help researchers interpret and reproduce their results with confidence.

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ATCC Introduces Standards for Enhancing Microbiology Research at ASM Microbe 2019

ATCC presented data on ATCC’s efforts to provide scientists with fully authenticated and sequenced reference standards for microbiology research. ATCC believes these standards will enhance the quality, integrity, and reproducibility of research.

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ATCC Expands Collection of Priority Pathogens to Support Antimicrobial Resistance Research

ATCC, in partnership with the Institute for Life Science Entrepreneurship (ILSE), announces the expansion of its Global Priority Superbugs portfolio, which is a comprehensive collection of authenticated priority pathogens used to aid research and development efforts for novel therapies and advanced detection methods for antimicrobial resistance (AMR).

Clusters of blue and green exosomes. News release

ATCC to Present New Data and Novel Cancer Model Offerings at AACR Annual Meeting

At the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2019 ATCC presented multiple posters that showcase ATCC’s innovative technologies and next-generation precision models that are at the forefront of cancer research.

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Partnership with Science Exchange Provides Enhanced Accessibility

ATCC's partnership with the procurement platform Science Exchange will promote reproducibility, support drug discovery and development, and streamline and personalize the procurement process.