Texts on Cell Culture?
tomk at ulrik.uio.no
Wed May 5 02:35:52 EST 1993
> Could someone direct me towards any good references on basic Cell/
>Tissue Culture techniques? In a couple of months I'll be starting up a
>cell culture facility in a new lab so we can overexpress some protein. I've
>done a bit of cell culture already, but I'm looking for stuff like how
>to tell when cells are confluent, when they are (*gasp*) dead, etc. Please
>bear in mind that I'm a chemist by training, so dealing with bugs is
>kinda new to me. Oh, I should say I'm looking for *mammalian* cell culture
>theory/ techniques. I've done quite a bit of *bacterial* cell culture,
>but that's different....
> Thanks in advance for any pointers....
>knight at grafton.dartmouth.edu
One comprehensive and not too expensive possibility is R.P.L. Adams: Cell
Culture for Biochemists, in the series Laboratory Techniques in Biochemistry
and Molecular Biology, Elsevier 1990 (2nd. edition).
Dept. of Biochemistry, University of Oslo
tom.kristensen at biokjemi.uio.no
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