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centrifuge of cells - how to (Feb/23/2002 )

How long and how fast should a solution be centrifuged to obtain a pellet of epithilial cells.


The standard method I use (for connective tissue cells, primary and transformed) is 5 to 10 minutes at 180g.

I would expect this to work for epithelial cells too

-Sean Peel-

i use 400g for 5 mins


Dear Andy
400g for 7 minutes is the most optimum, I find