Creative Biolabs

Brain Hippocampus Astrocytes [Rat]

[CAT#: NCC20-9PZ54]

Cryopreserved ampule of Rat Brain Hippocampus Astrocytes containing ≥1 million cells

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Product Overview


The ready-to-use rat brain hippocampal astrocytes at Creative Biolabs were obtained from the rat brain, passaged once and made into a cell suspension to make dry ice. Each vial contains approximately one million cells.

Cell Types


Application Notes

• Guaranteed through 10 population doublings
• Positive immunofluorescence staining for glial fibrillary acid protein (GFAP)

Relevant Diseases

Alzheimer's Disease; Parkinson's Disease

Research Areas

Neurotoxicity; Neurogenesis




≥1,000,000 cryopreserved cells per ampule




Dry Ice


Liquid nitrogen

Handling Advice

Frozen cells:Upon receipt, frozen ampoules should be transferred directly to gaseous phase liquid nitrogen without delay, unless they are to be used straight away.

Growing cells: Growing cell cultures should be checked on receipt using an inverted microscope. Immediately check the cell density upon arrival for any obvious defects. If the cell density is too high (more than 80% confluent) subculture the cells (harvest and reseed) immediately.

For detailed instructions on the thawing procedure of frozen cells and the culture of adherent or suspended cells, please feel free to contact us by email or phone.

Research Use Only

For research use only, not for diagnostic or therapeutic use.

Quality Control

• Test negative for mycoplasma, bacteria, yeast, and fungi
• HIV-1, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C are not detected for all donors and/or cell lots
• A Certificate ofAnalysis is provided for each cell lot purchased
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