MicroFlow Archive Stage 1, Rat Kit

Collect, fix and store rat blood samples for future analysis of micronuclei

Each MicroFlow Archive Stage 1, Rat kit contains all of the quality-assured supplies & reagents to collect, fix and store 60 rat blood samples at ultracold temperatures. Note: analysis of samples requires a Stage 2 kit (ordered separately).

Product ID: Stage 1, Rat

Would you like to add mutation data to your study?

Click here for the MutaFlow PLUS-25R kit.

To analyze samples from a Stage 1, Rat kit…

Click here for the Stage 2, PLUS-R kit.

Reminder: we support other species, including mouse.

Click here for the Stage 1, Mouse kit.

Technical Specifications

Size of Kit

60 rat fixed blood samples

Shipping Conditions of the Kit

  • Ambient

Storage Conditions of Kit Components

  • Refrigerator (4 °C)
  • Ambient

What's Included in the Kit

  • Anticoagulant/Diluent
    Dilutes blood and prevents clotting
  • Long-Term Storage Solution (LTSS)
    Stabilizes fixed samples
  • Buffer Solution
    To wash fixed cells for transfer into LTSS
  • Cryovials and Storage Boxes
    For storing samples

Additional Materials Required

  • Blood collection supplies
  • Fixative (methanol)
  • Freezer (-80 °C) and refrigerator (4 °C)
  • Centrifuge and other general lab supplies


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