Gene Technology

  • Jun Mitsuhashi
Part of the Springer Lab Manual book series (SLM)


Attempts have been made to use cultured insect cells for the production of foreign proteins by stably transforming the cultured cells. For this purpose, usually the target gene and a gene that facilitates the selection of transformed cells such as antibiotics resistant gene are introduced at the same time. There are various methods to transfect cultured cells.


Insect Cell Selectable Marker Gene Calcium Chloride Solution Transient Assay Drosophila Cell 


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  • Jun Mitsuhashi
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  1. 1.Tokyo University of AgricultureSetagaya, TokyoJapan

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