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Tips for Tissue Culture

  • Arleen Richardson
  • Sergey Fedoroff

Abstract

Cells attach to the culture substratum with varying degrees of adherence (see  Chapter 18). Cells that must attach to the substratum are referred to as “adhering cells” (anchorage-dependent cells). Cells that do not adhere and grow as cell suspensions in the medium are referred to as “nonadhering cells” (nonanchorage-dependent cells).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arleen Richardson
    • 1
  • Sergey Fedoroff
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, College of MedicineUniversity of SaskatchewanSaskatoonCanada

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