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CABRI Guidelines for Catalogue Production

Guidelines prepared for CABRI by BCCM, CBS, CERDIC, DSMZ, ECACC, HGMP, INRC, MSDN
Page layout by CERDIC

Data input & authentication Flat file preparation Flat file submission

Full Data Set for plant cell lines

Data Set Field name Description
MDS Accession number Should contain the collections’ own accession number
MDS Scientific name Should contain the botanical name of initial plant
MDS Family Should contain the family name of the species
MDS Strain designation Should contain:
- designations characterising the cell line, usually given by depositor or initiator
MDS Depositor name and address Should contain:
- depositor name
- address of the Institution
MDS Culture conditions Should contain:
- name of main cultivation medium (abbreviated)
- recommended growth temperature (C)
- Humidity of growth chamber (%)
- Light conditions (lux)
- Light regime (hours)
MDS Release conditions / Restrictions Should contain:
- Release conditions/Restrictions
- country-specific shipping restrictions
- restrictions imposed by the depositor etc...
MDS Hazard/BioHazard Should contain:
- hazard classification of the plant cell
- EU related hazard information rules
- country-specific related hazard information rules
MDS Additional information Should contain any additional information about the cell line.
MDS History Should contain the history of the cell line before arrival at the resource centre.
MDS Date of initiation Date of culture initiation.
FDS Initiation material  
FDS Date of accession  
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