Human Liver Snap-frozen Tissue from Samsara is collected from viable human liver, snap-frozen in liquid nitrogen and stored in cryovials at -80°C. Snap-frozen tissue is ideal for DNA, RNA and protein isolation and analysis. Comprehensive donor history report includes relevant medical history and board-certified pathologist assessment of NAFLD activity score (NAS) and Batts-Ludwig fibrosis score. All livers come from consented donors and test negative for HIV I/II, HBV, HCV and Syphilis prior to acceptance.
SIZE (approximate): 0.5 g tissue per vial. Note: vial contains multiple tissue pieces measuring up to 5 mm2 each
DONOR AVAILABILITY: Wide range of healthy and diseased, single donor specimens available
SHIPPING CONDITION: Dry ice
STORAGE CONDITION: -80°C
SHELF LIFE: 1 year from date of receipt under proper storage condition
Complete the online Quote Request Form and a Samsara team member will contact you within 24 hours to determine which donor and format options are best suited for your research needs.