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Culturing of Human Nasal Epithelial Cells at the Air Liquid Interface
 

Culturing of Human Nasal Epithelial Cells at the Air Liquid Interface

Article DOI: 10.3791/50646
October 8th, 2013

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Summary October 8th, 2013

Nasal epithelial cells, obtained through superficial scrape biopsy of human volunteers, are expanded and transferred onto tissue culture inserts. Upon reaching confluency, cells are grown at air liquid interface, yielding cultures of ciliated and non-ciliated cells. Differentiated nasal epithelial cell cultures provide viable experimental models for studying the respiratory mucosa.

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