In the last 20 years cell culture has developed enormously from being used only in specialized areas of research to being the cornerstone of probably the world's fastest-growing industry, biotechnology. The primary aim of this book is to guide the newcomer progressively through all those areas which nowadays are fundamental to the performance of cell culture. The book will also prove useful to the experienced worker. Topics covered include setting up and equipping a cell culture laboratory, sterilization of fluids and equipment, culture media, culture technique, the maintenance of cell lines, primary culture and the isolation of new cell lines, specific cell types and their requirements, single cell cloning, quality control of cell lines and the prevention, detection, and cure of contamination, and good laboratory practice in the cell culture laboratory.
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Book Description Nov 01, 1994. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Crisp and clean, Laminated hardcover, Ex University library. Bookseller Inventory # 0901PAJY6L7
Book Description Oxford University Press, USA, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0199634343