The Gibco® Cell Culture Basics handbook and videos can help your lab attain reproducible results every day.  Cell culture is critical to your success, so make sure everyone in your lab uses the best procedures and products to consistently get the outcomes you expect.  Cell Culture Basics is an introduction to cell culture, covering topics such as laboratory set-up, safety and aseptic technique.  You'll also find basic methods for passaging, freezing, and thawing cultured cells.

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Cell Culture Basics Videos

Video 1:  Introduction to Cell Culture provides an overview of the basic equipment used in cell culture and proper laboratory set-up.  Video 2:  Sterile Technique focuses on the steps you should take to prevent contamination of your cell culture.  Video 3:  Passaging Cells explains why, when, and how to passage cells grown in both adherent and suspension cultures.
  Video 4:  Freezing Cells demonstrates the critical steps required to freeze cells while maintaining optimal cell health.  Video 5:  Thawing Cells presents the best way to thaw cells without harming them in this stressful process. 

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Capture and store vital experiment information on your iPhone or iPad in the lab as you count cells, perform cell culture calculations and generate growth curves. And when you're finished, you can export all data files to your Mac or PC.

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