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CHGR DNA and Tissue Culture Resource (MGH)

Director: Ramesh, Vijaya, Ph.D.

Location: Massachusetts General Hospital, Center for Human Genetic Research, Richard B. Simches Research Center, 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114

Core Summary:

This facility provides processing of cell lines, human blood and tissue samples for DNA, plasma and buffy coat storage and for initiation of lymphoblast and fibroblast cell lines in furtherance of the CHGR mission to promote the use of genetic strategies in basic and clinical research.

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Ramesh, Vijaya, Ph.D.
Phone: (617) 724-9733

Member: Anderson, Mary Anne
Role: Senior Technician
Phone: (617)724-2355

  • Buffy coat isolation service

    Buffy coat storage.

  • DNA extraction from blood and cell lines

  • Fibroblast culture service

    "Initiation of fibroblast cell lines."

  • Lymphoblast transformation service

    "Lymphoblast transformation and culture. "

  • Plasma isolation service

  • Tissue culture service

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Last updated: 2015-11-24T14:13:07.733-06:00