Adult Human Elutriated Monocytes – Frozen
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Frozen viable adult human monocytes elutriated from source leukocytes.
For research use only.
APPLICATION FOR USE
- Monocyte/Macrophage Culture
- Culture Macrophagetropic HIV-1
- In vitro Infectivity Assay
- Antiviral Studies
QUALITY CONTROL TESTING INCLUDES
- Pre-Freeze/Post-Thaw Cell Count
- Growth Performance Test
- Immuofluorescence Assay for CD14 Antigen
SHIPPING AND STORAGE:
This product is shipped frozen on dry ice. Store at -130°C or below upon receipt. Please refer to the growth and handling procedures for additional information (found on current Certificate of Analysis).
Upon thawing, centrifuge the vial for a few seconds to remove the residual droplets from the lid.
SAFE HANDLING RECOMMENDATIONS:
This product was tested and found negative for HBsAg, anti-HIV-1/2, anti-HCV, and HIV antigen. No test guarantees a product to be completely non-infectious. Therefore, all human blood derived material should be considered as potentially infectious and handled in accordance with biosafety guidelines defined in the BMBL, NIH-CDC HHS Publication No. (CDC) 21-1112.
Product Disclaimer: Product variances may result from donor characteristics, including overall donor health, blood draw timing, and other conditions. Variances may include cell counts and cell viability and are NOT the responsibility of ABI. Variation in laboratory technique, methods, equipment, and testing materials (i.e., Human AB sera, cytokines, etc.), may create unexpected differences in individual lot of cells’ growth performance.
Replication of macrophage-tropic and T-cell-tropic strains of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 is augmented by macrophage-endothelial cell contact
Gilles PN, Lathey JL, Spector SA. Replication of macrophage-tropic and T-cell-tropic strains of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 is augmented by macrophage-endothelial cell contact. Journal of Virology. 69: 2133-2139. (1995) http://jvi.asm.org/content/69/4/2133.abstract