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SAGE Library Info

Library ID

New SAGE Library Name:SAGE_Brain_astrocyte_normal_CL_NHA5
Old SAGE Library Name:
Organism:Homo sapiens
Library Keywords:cortex, normal, astrocyte, non-normalized, short SAGE, cell line, fetus

Tag Info

#Total tags:52,955
#Tags excluding linkers:51,481
#Unique tags:20,955

Tissue Info

Tissue:brain
Cell/Histology type:normal fetal astrocyte, GFAP positive, cerebral cortex
Tissue preparation:cell line
Mutations:null
Patient age:fetal
Sex:null
Other info:Normal human astrocyte cells selected from the whole brain of a 22.5 wks old donor grown in the supplied media and harvested at passage 5. Cat# CC-2565, Lot 17657.

Library Preparation Info

Tagging enzyme:BsmFI
Anchoring enzyme:NlaIII
Tissue or cell line supplier:Clonetics, San Diego, CA
Library preparer:Anita Lal
Prepared in lab of:Gregory Riggins, Duke University Medical Center
References:A. Lal et al., Cancer Res 59, 5403-7 (1999)