Can Cells Be Released From Colcemid Block?

Zhonglin Chai Zhonglin.Chai at
Thu Nov 26 02:39:22 EST 1998

Hello Everyone,

        Do you know if the cells arrested at metaphase by Colcemid (Gibco
BRL) are able to be released and continue on the cell cycle after washing
away the reagent?

ZhongLin Chai, PhD
Department of Pathology and Immunology
Monash University Medical School
Alfred Hospital
Commercial Rd, Prahran, VIC 3181, AUSTRALIA
Telephone: (61 3) 9276 2698 (lab)
           (61 3) 9276 2696 (office)
Fax:       (61 3) 9276 2731
email:     zhonglin.chai at

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