Montreal Children's Hospital
2300 Tupper Street, A-703
Canada H3H 1P3
Phone: (514) 412-4400 x22549
Fax: (514) 412-4329
- All cultures in the repository are grown in antibiotic-free media
after primary culture, and then stored in liquid nitrogen. We use
Eagle MEM with Earle's salts plus 10% fetal calf serum. The cells
are frozen in the same media containing 10% DMSO.
It takes two to three weeks to grow the cells to shipping stage and
to test for mycoplasma. The fee for each 25 cm 2
flask of cells is $75.00 (US). Multiples of the same cell strain
will be $40.00 (US) per flask. (Within Canada, the fee is in
Requests for cells should be submitted with a Purchase Order and Assurance Form *.
Include the following information on your P.O:
NAME, EMAIL, TELEPHONE AND FAX NUMBERS OF THE INVESTIGATOR
CUSTOMS BROKER AND PHONE NUMBER (FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CONTINENTAL
USA OR CANADA) -- THIS INFORMATION IS ESSENTIAL TO INSURE SPEEDY
PROCESSING. PLEASE NOTIFY YOUR BROKER IN ADVANCE.
OUR CELL CODE NUMBER(S)
NUMBER OF 25 CM2 FLASKS REQUIRED (1 OR 2) OF EACH CELL STRAIN
APPROXIMATE DATE REQUIRED, IF NOT "AS SOON AS
COURIER NAME AND ACCOUNT NUMBER (eg. FEDERAL EXPRESS) FOR SHIPPING FEES
Cells are shipped early in the week; the tracking number will be faxed or emailed to you on the date of shipment.