DNA Microarrays for Microbiological Diagnosis in Stem Cell Cultures In stem cell cultures there is the possibility of infectious disease transmission to the recipients. Any microbial contamination of the donor`s biological products or introduced during the manufacturing process can potentially present a serious hazard to the recipients. The majority of potential contaminants are mycoplasma and other bacterias, yeasts and fungi. Moreover, viral and prion contamination of cell cultures and “feeder” cells is also a common risk.
Date Posted: 29/08/2006 11:24:13 ePosters.net Ref: EP