1. Collection
Registered Number 850
Acronym KCLB/ KCLRF
Full Name Korean Cell Line Bank/ Korean Cell Line Research Foundation
Institution Seoul National University College of Medicine
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Ja-Lok Ku
Postal Address Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon-dong, Chongno-gu,Seoul,Seoul,110-744
Country Korea (Rep. of)
Telephone 1 (82)-2-3668-7919 or (82)-2-3668-7915
Fax 1 (82)-2-742-0020
Fax 2 (82)-2-742-0021
E-mail 1 kujalok@snu.ac.kr
E-mail 2 snukclb@snu.ac.kr
Homepage http://cellbank.snu.ac.kr 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor National Research Foundation (NRF) of Korea, MSIP
Korean Cell Line Research Foundation
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Jae-Gahb Park
Curator Prof. Ja-Lok Ku (Tumor cell biology)
E-mail:kujalok@snu.ac.kr
Number of Staff Cell biology (9)
Assistants (1)
Total (10)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Cell biology
Genetics
Culture and preservation methods
Genetic engineering
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(human cell lines, animal cell lines, cancer cell lines, stem cell lines, hybridomas)
Control of the culture molecular biological method : DNA fingerprinting analysis
molecular biological method : PCR method
cell viability test
species verification test
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from
From the collections in our country
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Cell lines: animal 1000 400
Hybridomas: animal 150 150
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
Cell lines: animal
Hybridomas: animal
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability fee for standard price for US $300.00 ($400 for industry or company)
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Online Catalogue http://cellbank.snu.ac.kr
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(human, animal cell lines and hybridomas)
Storage service(human, animal cell lines and hybridomas)
Distribution(human, animal cell lines and hybridomas)
Identification(human and animal cell lines)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Genetic engineering
Identification
Consulation about Patent deposits
Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2004-01-30
Date of Reply 2013-04-19