Welcome to CellBank Australia

CellBank Australia is a not-for-profit facility providing validated cell lines and related services throughout Australia and the world. CellBank Australia acts as a distributor of ECACC cell lines in Australia and New Zealand and as a secure repository for cell lines developed by the local research community. CellBank Australia aims to make it cheaper and easier for scientists in this region to access quality-controlled cell lines.


Make a deposit
Make a Deposit
Deposit Cell Lines into Repository
Why deposit Cell Lines into a Repository?

Patent Deposits
Mycoplasma Testing

Short Tandem Repeat (STR) DNA profiling

Secure Storage

Culture & Return / Custom Culture 

Consultation & Education
Cell Line Catalogue
Cell Line Catalogue
CellBank Australia Cell Lines

ECACC Cell Lines - General

ECACC Cell Lines - Hybridomas

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Request a Quote to Purchase Cell Lines


ICLAC Database of Misidentified Cell Lines

The list of misidentified cell lines was updated on October 03, 2014 to version 7.2.

NHMRC Recommendation

NHMRC recommends researchers test cell lines for contamination.

CellBank Australia e-Newsletters

The most recent issues of the CellBank Australia email newsletter are available below.

19 November 2014 PDF

12 November 2014 PDF

8 October 2014 PDF

24 September 2014 PDF

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