Freezer-Milled Canine Tissue Samples

Contact: Michael A. Harkey, Ph.D.
Contact phone: (206) 667-3369
Contact fax: (206) 667-5978
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One class of products from CCEH Cell and Molecular Reagents in support of the Canis lupis familiaris model includes frozen, milled tissue.

Each tissue is snap-frozen in Liquid Nitrogen (LN), milled to a fine powder under LN in a freezer mill, and stored at -80oC. The milled tissue can be dissolved and extracted quickly for preparation of RNA, DNA, protein, enzyme activities and other molecular preparations.

Included in your sample is:

  • About 1 gram of frozen tissue powder on dry ice.
  • Description of tissue source, including age, sex, health of donor

The following milled tissues are presently available:

  • Brain
  • Skin
  • Liver
  • Bone marrow
  • Spleen
  • Blood
  • Heart
  • Testis
  • Kidney
  • Uterus
  • Lung

How to Acquire Product

For extramural colleagues access to all reagents and SOPs requires execution of a Fred Hutch UBMTA and a nominal fee that covers production and mailing. Please fill out the UBMTA and email it to If you need something not listed here, contact us. We may have it.

See our rates.