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We would like to thank Stephen Johnston for his continued support and advice in applying Biolistic transfection to cell lines and brain slices. Thanks also to Regeneron Pharmaceuticals for providing neurotrophins, Trk receptor cDNA, and PC12 cells; to Lloyd Green for his gift of PC12 cell lines; and to Martin Chalfie for providing GFP cDNA.
Biolistic is a registered trademark of E.I DuPont de Nemours and Company. Biolistic technology is exclusively licensed to Bio-Rad Laboratories for commercialization of devices.
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