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Bovine Dermal Fibroblasts (BDF)

Bovine Dermal Fibroblasts (BDF)

Catalog Number: 10BO-009
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Price: $369.00

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Fibroblasts are mesenchymal cells derived from the embryonic mesoderm. They have been extensively used for a wide range of cellular and molecular studies as they are one of easiest types of cells to grow in culture. Their durability also makes them amenable to a variety of manipulations ranging from studies employing gene transfection to microinjection. In general, fibroblasts secrete a non-rigid extracellular matrix which is rich in type I and/or type III collagen [1, 2]. Dermal fibroblasts have the ability to switch from a proliferative, migratory phase to a contractile, matrix-remodeling phase during wound healing. After injury, integrins, extracellular matrix, and cytokines can modulate fibroblast function in order to stimulate tissue repair [3]. Cultured Bovine Dermal Fibroblasts (BDF) are a useful in vitro model to study the mechanisms of wound healing and to develop therapeutic targets to reduce scarring and fibrosis. 

iXCells Biotechnologies provides high quality Bovine Dermal Fibroblasts (BDF), which are isolated from fetal bovine skin and cryopreserved at P1, with >0.5 million cells in each vial. BDF express fibronectin and are negative for mycoplasma, bacteria, yeast, and fungi. They can further expand for 5 population doublings in Fibroblast Growth Medium (Cat# MD-0011) under the condition suggested by iXCells Biotechnologies. 

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  Fetal bovine skin

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  0.5 million cells/vial  

  Passage Number





  Liquid nitrogen

  Growth Properties



  Fibroblast Growth Medium (Cat# MD-0011)

This product is intended for laboratory research purposes only. It is not intended for use in humans. While iXCells Biotechnologies uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this product sheet, we make no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. Citations from scientific literature and patents are provided for informational purposes only. iXCells Biotechnologies does not warrant that such information has been confirmed to be accurate.

This product is sent with the condition that you are responsible for its safe storage, handling, and use. iXCells Biotechnologies is not liable for any damages or injuries arising from receipt and/or use of this product. While reasonable effort is made to insure authenticity and reliability of strains on deposit, iXCells Biotechnologies is not liable for damages arising from the misidentification or misrepresentation of cultures.

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