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Laboratory procedures Involving Human Diploid Fibroblasts Cultures   Add to my SOP compendium

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This document describes protocols for the acquisition and processing of skin biopsy specimens for the initiation of diploid fibroblast cultures and the procedures for the maintenance, sub-culture, preservation, storage, thawing, and shipping of cultured fibroblast cells. It is a product of the University of Maryland Brain and Tissue Bank, a Brain and Tissue Repository of the NIH NeuroBioBank and is available from

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  • Cell - Skin
  • Tissue - Skin
  • General
  • Biospecimen Acquisition
  • Biospecimen Processing
  • Biospecimen Preservation
  • Biospecimen Shipment
  • Storage

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