A Call for Standardized Naming and Reporting of Human ESC and iPSC Lines.

Journal: 
Cell Stem Cell
Publication Year: 
2011
Authors: 
Mai X Luong
Jonathan Auerbach
Jeremy M Crook
Laurence Daheron
Derek Hei
Geoffrey Lomax
Jeanne F Loring
Tenneille Ludwig
Thorsten M Schlaeger
Kelly P Smith
Glyn Stacey
Ren-He Xu
Fanyi Zeng
PubMed link: 
21474098
Public Summary: 
Human embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cell lines are being generated at a rapid pace and now number in the thousands. We propose a standard nomenclature and suggest the use of a centralized database for all cell line names and a minimum set of information for reporting new derivations.
Scientific Abstract: 
Human embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cell lines are being generated at a rapid pace and now number in the thousands. We propose a standard nomenclature and suggest the use of a centralized database for all cell line names and a minimum set of information for reporting new derivations.