Other Supportive Services
In addition to conducting the actual xenograft studies, the
Laboratory also provides a range of supporting services, including
determination of maximum tolerated dosage (MTD), acute and subacute
Dose determining studies
Acute toxicity testing.
Simple MTD and Step-up Step Down assays.
Short and long-term multiple dosage studies.
Identification of target organs.
Cell line in vivo tumor line development
Commercial or laboratory-developed cell lines that hardly grow
subcutaneously in mice have a better chance to grow in the subrenal
capsule site. We provide a complete service for establishing
transplantable tumor lines from cell lines.
Subrenal capsule xenografting
tissue processing and paraffin block generating
paraffin section cutting
standard H&E staining
standard immunohistochemistry staining
For details, please contact us by email: LTL@bccrc.ca or phone: