FAQ: SNL Feeder Cells

Q: Do these cells require culturing on gelatin coated plates?

A: Culturing the SNL cells on gelatin coated plates is optional but it typically is not necessary.


Q: Is it necessary to add LIF to the media?

A: The SNL cell line stably expresses mouse LIF and there is no need to add additional LIF when using these feeder cells for mouse iPS culture.


Q: Can I make a stock from these cells?

A: Yes, these cells can be frozen down to keep a stock, similar to any other cell line.