What tissues are valid for the Tapestri Platform?

  • Updated

Sample format

  • Cryopreserved samples, such as 10 % DMSO + media/FBS
  • Cultured cells
  • Fresh tissue biopsies – Use Nuclei Extraction protocol or publicly available enzymatically dissociation, DNase-free protocols
  • OCT-embedded tissues – Use Nuclei Extraction protocol
  • Alcohol-based fixed cells, such as acetic acid, EtOH, and MeOH
  • Maximum cell size must not exceed 30 µm

Tissue types

  • Cell lines, such as K562 and RAJI
  • PBMCs
  • Bone-marrow-derived cells
  • Breast tumor
  • Lung tumor
  • Colorectal tumor
  • Prostate tumor
  • Astrocytoma
  • Glioblastoma multiforme 
  • Pancreatic tumor
  • Chest wall soft tissue metastatic tissue melanoma
  • Lung metastatic tissue melanoma
  • Liver metastatic tissue melanoma
  • Liver
  • Patient-derived xenograft (PDX) samples, such as mouse
  • Mouse-derived cells
  • Viral-infected cells

Not yet validated

  • Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) samples
  • Paraformaldehyde (PFA) fixed cells
  • Frozen cell pellets
  • Circulating tumor cells (CTCs)
  • Sperm cells

Not supported

  • Cell-free DNA (cfDNA)
  • Prokaryotes
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