Immune Monitoring Laboratory at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center


CMS - 1.6.8 - Pouebo

Whole blood processing

DartLab can isolate, cryopreserve, and store

  • peripheral blood mononuclear cells (from whole blood or from a pheresis)
  • plasma
  • serum
  • cerebrospinal fluid

We can also enrich for various cell subset populations, such as B cells, T cells, NK cells, dendritic cells, etc.

A very helpful tool to appreciate absolute cell numbers to be expected is the Frequencies of Cell Types chart published by StemCell Technologies.

Overview of human peripheral blood leukocytes (