The rat is a well established animal model for drug screening, disease and genetic studies. Cell Applications' Rat Cells include: rat endothelial cells, rat smooth muscle cells, rat fibroblasts, rat stem cells, rat skeletal muscle cells, rat osteoblasts, rat astrocytes, rat keratinocytes, rat hepatocytes, and rat cardiomyocytes.
Primary rat cells are available as either cryovials or as proliferating cells in flasks or multiwell plate formats. For your convenience, cryopreserved cells are offered as part of user-friendly total kits that include optimized growth media and subculture reagent kits. All our primary rat cells are high purity, low passage, rigorously characterized, and performance tested.