This protocol details the extraction of microsomes from frozen tissue in order to further examine the protein-protein interactions occurring within the endoplasmic reticulum. This protocol was adapted from Abisambra et al. (2013) with modifications made in order to optimize for subsequent use.
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Financial support during the time of protocol development came from the Alzheimer’s Association NIRGD-12-242642, the Foundation for PSP/CBD and Related Brain Disorders (6144107400), and NIH/NIA ADC Pilot Grant from 5P30AG028383-08.
Bodero, Maria and Abisambra, Jose Francisco, "Microsome Isolation from Tissue" (2014). Sanders-Brown Center on Aging Faculty Publications. 116.