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Quantification of Cells in Culture

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Cell enumeration using the hemocytometer is applicable when determining the number of cells in a suspension, and when the number of samples to be analyzed is relatively small. Hemocytometry is also useful for determining the proportion of singly dispersed cells in a suspension, and for estimating the frequency of viable cells.

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  • Counting Chamber
  • Tritiated Thymidine
  • Multiwell Plate
  • Nonviable Cell
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Richardson, A., Fedoroff, S. (2001). Quantification of Cells in Culture. In: Fedoroff, S., Richardson, A. (eds) Protocols for Neural Cell Culture. Springer Protocols Handbooks. Humana Press. https://doi.org/10.1385/1-59259-207-4:333

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