Cell Center Services

Welcome to the Cell Center Services component of the Cell Center at the University of Pennsylvania Health System

D2 Richards
Mailing Address:
476 CRB, 415 Curie Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6145
Phone: (215) 898-2795
Fax: (215) 573-3263
Tapan Ganguly, Ph.D.
Sabine Baxter
Technical Supervisor
Latonia Clayton
Research Technician

Services provided to University of Pennsylvania investigators by the facility include:

Cell Culture Training - We provide training in basic cell culture techniques

Cell Culture Services
Growing cell lines at different scales from our cell bank upon request
Large scale growing of hybridoma lines followed by purification of IgG
Myocplasma testing, Endotoxin testing
EBV transformations of primary mammalian lymphocytes (human, mouse, rat)
Preparation of various mammalian cell culture media
Specialty media - We prepare specialty media on request. One of the most frequently requested media is fly food for the maintenance of Drosophila

Large Scale Cell Culture

Hybridoma Production and Screening

Transfection of Mammalian Cells