Human Astrocytes (HA) from Creative Bioarray are isolated from human brain (cerebral cortex). HA are cryopreserved at passage one and delivered frozen. Each vial contains >1 x 10^6 cells in 1 ml volume. HA are characterized by immunofluorescent method with antibody to GFAP. HA are negative for HIV-1, HBV, HCV, mycoplasma, bacteria, yeast and fungi. HA are guaranteed to further expand for 15 population doublings at the conditions provided by Creative Bioarray.
Storage and Shipping
Directly and immediately transfer cells from dry ice to liquid nitrogen upon receiving and keep the cells in liquid nitrogen until cell culture is needed for experiments.
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