Introducing YAKs into human cells
rreeves at WELCHLINK.WELCH.JHU.EDU
Fri Nov 26 11:37:39 EST 1993
Au contraire. Any cell that can be transformed with DNA by Ca phosphate,
microinjection, lipofection or electorporation or that can be used in a
somatic cell hybrid fusion can be the recipient of a YAC, independent of
species of origin. There is no known taxism in transformation.
On 23 Nov 1993, Christian B. Beltinger wrote:
> There is quite a lot of literature about introducing YACs into mammalian
> cells including embryonic stem cells. There is an almost complete lack of
> reports about attempts of introducing YACs into HUMAN cells. Probably a
> lot of people have tried and failed. Who has tried it and has an idea why
> it did not work?
> Christian Beltinger
> Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
> Division of Oncology
> Standard disclaimer.
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