Cyropreservation of mouse embryos using liquid nitrogen controlled-rate freezer

Price: $1500

Services provided by the facility:

Freezing and storage of embryos using a controlled-rate embryo freezer.

Storage of embryos.

Thawing of single straw for viability test.

Responsibilities of the investigator

Provide 10 superovulated mated female mice of breeding age.

Provide us with the following information before day of freezing:

  • Genetic name of the mouse
  • Whether it is a transgenic or targeted line
  • Mouse number (your number)
  • Birthdate
  • Genotype (homozygous or heterozygous)
  • Mouse background strain

Embryo Freezing fee includes:

$1500 will be charged for cryopreservation of mouse embryos for up to 20 females. Fee includes dissection of females and collection of embryos.

Freezing of 100-150 embryos in straws using our rate controlled freezer.

Thawing of one straw two weeks after freezing for viability check.

A yearly storage fee of $50 will be charged for 1-50 straws of embryos and $100 for 51-100 straws.