Amniotic Fluid Cell Culture

Daniel L. Van Dyke

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGenetic Disorders and the Fetus
Subtitle of host publicationDiagnosis, Prevention and Treatment: Sixth Edition
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9781405190879
StatePublished - May 18 2010


  • Amniotic fluid cell (AFC) culture-procedure in prenatal diagnosis
  • Amniotic fluid cell types-cellular contents of native fluids
  • Automated harvesting for in situ chromosome analysis-and Tecan robotic sample processor
  • Cell culture alternatives and metaphase karyotype analysis
  • Cell culture and cell harvest-colony-forming cells
  • Colony-forming AFCs origin
  • Human second-trimester AFCs in culture
  • Interphase fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) technology
  • Living F, AF and E morphotype cells-by phase-contrast microscopy
  • Multipotent mesenchymal stem cells (MSC)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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