Organism Type Mouse GT1 cells are immortalized hypothalamic neurons that show spontaneous bursts of action potentials and oscillations in intracellular calcium concentration [Ca2+]i, as well as pulsatile release of GnRH.
Tissues Brain
Phenotype Adherent
Primary no
Application Cell Culture / Growth Conditions,Transient Transfection

Recommended Transfection Reagents

  • Plasmid DNA transfection and co-transfection: Lipofectamine® 3000 “Successfully transfected GT1-1 cells.  Never achieved with any other reagent except viruses and nucleofectors.” - Researcher, USA
  • RNAi transfection (siRNA/miRNA) and gene silencing: Lipofectamine® RNAiMAX

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