Reviving Jurkat Cell Line

For use with C2009 and C2010


  1. Pipet 25 ml of growth media into a T75 flask. Add G418 to a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.
  2. Incubate for 30 minutes at 37°C, 5% CO2 to equilibrate media.
  3. Thaw the tube containing the frozen cells in a 37°C water bath for 2 minutes.
  4. Immediately transfer the thawed cell stock to the flask containing the equilibrated growth media.
  5. Incubate cells overnight at 37°C, 5% CO2 and replace media the next day.
  6. Continue to incubate the revived cells for 48  hours (they will reach confluence at about 2 days).