Gene Vector and Virus Core  

Stock Viruses

The virus core has generated several pre-made viruses (AAVs, lentiviruses, retroviruses) that are available at cost on a first come, first served basis. Stock viruses can serve several purposes such as:

Since the stock viruses are pre-made, the time required to obtain them is significantly shortened.  Several stock viruses are currently available that express fluorescent reporters or optogenetic tools.  Stock viruses with specific genes of interest will be generated and maintained if there is enough ongoing demand. 

A list of currently available stock viruses is here.

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