UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center members requiring cell culture services, reagents, or supplies in their research use the TCF on a regular basis. TCF services currently offered include:
- Long-term liquid nitrogen cryogenic storage of investigators’ cell lines and other research samples.
- The TCF partners with Genetica Cell Line Services (part of LabCorp) to offer the most stringent qPCR-based Mycoplasma contamination testing for cell or DNA samples.
- The TCF also utilizes Genetica Cell Line Services for STR profiling of cell lines.
To find out more about any of these services, contact TCF Manager Amy Patrylick, email@example.com