Establishment and characterization of immortalized human gingival keratinocyte cell lines.

@article{Groeger2008EstablishmentAC,
  title={Establishment and characterization of immortalized human gingival keratinocyte cell lines.},
  author={Sabine E Groeger and Jourdan Michel and Joerg Meyle},
  journal={Journal of periodontal research},
  year={2008},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={604-14}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Primary human keratinocytes are used to analyze the properties of the oral epithelium and the early stages of oral bacterial infections. In vitro, these cells are characterized by their short life span and restricted availability. Approaches for culturing these cells will end after approximately 6-10 passages as a result of entry… CONTINUE READING