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NR-15640  Mus musculus, Microglial Cell Line Derived from TRIF/MyD88 Double Knockout Mice
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Description: Microglial Cell Line Derived from TRIF/MyD88 Double Knockout Mice
Organism: Mus musculus
Biosafety Level: 2
Availability Status: In Stock
Store at: -100°C or colder, preferably in the vapor phase of a liquid nitrogen freezer
Contributor: D Golenbock
Quantity limit per order for this item is 1. This item can be ordered twice a year. Orders over this limit will be sent to NIAID for approval before shipment.

The murine microglial cell line, NR-15640, was derived using brain tissue from TRIF (toll-interleukin-1 receptor domain-containing adaptor-inducing interferon-ß)/MyD88 (myeloid differentiation primary response protein 88) double knockout mice. The microglial cells were immortalized by infection with the ecotropic transforming replication-deficient retrovirus J2 using techniques described in the literature. Characterization based on immunofluorescence, stimulation assays and flow cytometry demonstrated that the immortalized cell line retains its microglial-specific morphological, functional and surface expression properties.

Each vial contains approximately 1 mL of cell culture suspension frozen in cell growth medium (90%) and DMSO (10%) cryopreservative. Sufficient cells are provided to initiate at least one new culture.
Citations: Acknowledgment for publications should read "The following reagent was obtained through BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH: Microglial Cell Line Derived from TRIF/MyD88 Double Knockout Mice, NR-15640."
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