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Research Project: Training Insect Cell Culturists for Establishment of Insect Cell Lines

Location: Biological Control of Insects Research

Project Number: 5070-22000-037-09-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Jul 15, 2017
End Date: Dec 31, 2018

Develop cells lines from selected insect tissues and stages.

Insect cell lines will be established using ARS’ standard protocols. Cell cultures will be initiated from whole animals and specific tissues, including ovaries, testes, fat bodies and nervous tissues.