Cell lineages

Selecting cells that represent cancers or represent normal lineage specific cells is confounded by the need to develop cell specific markers (Immunotype) that present on the surface to allow FACS sorting. Alternatively, microscopic handling laboriously isolates cells. There is a new report of a methods that exploits biotin labeling and only requires a genetic step. Steve Henikoff’s group are making strides and published detailed explanation of how to take this forwards – cost? $500


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I develop and use computational biology approaches to impact global public health in research such as understanding of stem cell biology, systematics of cellular profiling and complex diseases.
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