UNIT 12.3 Culturing Rat Hippocampal Neurons
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Toxicology
How to Cite
Audesirk, G., Audesirk, T. and Ferguson, C. 2001. Culturing Rat Hippocampal Neurons. Current Protocols in Toxicology. 4:12.3:12.3.1–12.3.17.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: MAY 2000
Cultured neurons are widely used to investigate the mechanisms of neurotoxicity. Embryonic rat hippocampal neurons may be grown as described under a wide variety of conditions to suit differing experimental procedures, including electrophysiology, morphological analysis of neurite development, and various biochemical and molecular analyses.