DRF maintains a state-of-the-art self-contained tissue culture facility that houses all equipment needed for the growth, maintenance, and analysis of cells. The facility maintains its standard as one of the best facilities in India. It houses P-II laminar air hoods and is equipped with Nikon inverted phase contrast microscopes, CO2 sensor incubators, centrifuges, refrigerators, deep freezers & controlled cryopreservation units. The DRF team has the capability and expertise to respond to the rapidly changing research strategies that rely on application of a vast repertoire of specialized in vitro cell culture techniques. We handle primary cultures, anchorage-dependent cancer cells, suspension cancer cells, endothelial cells, untransformed cells, dendritic cells and whole organ hair cultures. The repository has cancer cells representing 20 different organ types.