Updated 7 September 2010
Protocol Procedure: View Protocol
This is our protocol to prepare primary cultures consisting of >95% astrocytes from neonatal mouse cerebral cortex. It also works for late embryos, for rat and for most CNS regions. Our protocols for preparing mixed glial
or highly enriched astroglial cultures
are also available at the Alzforum database.
Saura J. Microglial cells in astroglial cultures: a cautionary note. J Neuroinflammation. 2007 Oct 15;4:26. Review. Abstract