There is increasing interest in the role of astrocytes as mediators of neurotoxicity. This unit describes a method for preparing astrocyte cultures of greater than 95% purity by enzymatic dissociation from neonatal rat brain. These preparations have both high yield and high viability.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Current protocols in toxicology / editorial board, Mahin D. Maines (editor-in-chief) ... [et al.]|
|Publication status||Published - 2001|
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