Effect of Insulin on Cell Growth and Virus Protection

December 20, 2017

The goal of our project was to test insulin as a booster for cell growth and virus production. Insulin was chosen for many reasons. It is already used in cell culture, and it is approved by regulatory agencies. So this is in line with our mission to look for strategies that can be implemented quickly in industry. Insulin also is known for its anti-apoptotic and mitogenic characteristics. We expected that insulin would improve the growth profile of the cells that we work with, but its effect on virus production was unknown.

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PeaceHealth Laboratories is a division of PeaceHealth, a not-for-profit health care system with a mission of promoting personal and community health. PeaceHealth Laboratories provides comprehensive laboratory services throughout the Pacific Northwest and specialty testing to clinicians and employers across the U.S. With 10 laboratories and 27 patient service centers in three states, PeaceHealth Laboratories is one of the largest laboratory systems in the region.

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Customer Operations in Healthcare

whitePaper | October 21, 2021

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whitePaper | February 4, 2020

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whitePaper | October 12, 2021

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whitePaper | January 9, 2020

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PeaceHealth Laboratories

PeaceHealth Laboratories is a division of PeaceHealth, a not-for-profit health care system with a mission of promoting personal and community health. PeaceHealth Laboratories provides comprehensive laboratory services throughout the Pacific Northwest and specialty testing to clinicians and employers across the U.S. With 10 laboratories and 27 patient service centers in three states, PeaceHealth Laboratories is one of the largest laboratory systems in the region.

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