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Human Cell Line Authentication: Standardization of STR Profiling Handbook


This ANSI/ATCC consensus standard handbook details all aspects of human cell line authentication using STR analysis. The current gold standard for human cell line authentication is Short Tandem Repeats (STR) genotyping. 

Authors: CT Korch, EM Hall, WG Dirks, GR Sykes, A Capes-Davis, T Barrett, JM Butler, RM Neve, RW Nims, DR Storts, F Tian, RM Nardone

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  • Language: English
  • Format: Hardcopy
  • Length: 240 Pages
  • Size: 8 ½ X 11
  • ASN-0002 Revised 2021-2022
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