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Human iPS Cell Line

EBiSC iPSC Line, Human iPSC, Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Line, iPS Cell, iPSC

biological source

human dermis (fibroblast)

reprogramming method



age (50-54)





growth mode

adherent (pluripotent)


cell culture | stem cell: suitable

relevant disease(s)

Parkinson′s disease

shipped in

dry ice

storage temp.


General description

Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) are adult cells that have been reprogrammed to an embryonic stem cell–like state. The cells can replicate indefinitely or, under controlled conditions, can be differentiated into any other cell type such as nerve, heart or liver cells. Medical researchers are able to use iPS cells to test how different patients might respond to new drugs or to analyse how genetic diseases develop.

The EBiSC stem cell bank is a collection of human iPS cells available to academic and commercial researchers for use in disease modelling and other forms of stem cell research. The initial collection has been generated from a wide range of donors representing specific disease backgrounds and healthy controls. EBiSC has established many routine procedures for collecting, expanding and characterizing human iPS cell lines. The stem cell bank includes iPSC cell lines derived from neurodegenerative diseases (Alzheimer′s Disease, Parkinson′s Disease, Dementia, Motor Neuron Disease (ALS) - and Huntington′s Disease), eye and heart diseases, and lines from healthy control donors for age and sex matching.

Cell Line Origin

University of Edinburgh

Cell Line Description

Primary cell type: Fibroblast of dermis
Primary cell developmental stage: Adult
Reprogramming method
Vector type: Integrating
Vector: Virus
Virus type: Retrovirus
Have the reprogramming vectors been silenced: Unknown

Analysis of Undifferentiated Cells
Marker expression: TRA 1-60(+)POU5F1 (OCT-4)(+)SSEA-1(-)SSEA-4 (+)
Differentiation potency
Ectoderm: In vitro spontaneous differentiation
Marker Expressed:HES5(+)NeuroD1(+)PAX6(+)
Endoderm: In vitro spontaneous differentiation
Marker Expressed:CXCR4(+)GATA6(+)SOX17(+)
Mesoderm: In vitro spontaneous differentiation
Marker Expressed:NCAM1 (+)PECAM1(+)VIM(+)

Microbiology / Virus Screening
HIV 1: Negative
HIV 2: Negative
Hepatitis B: Negative
Hepatitis C: Negative
Mycoplasma: Negative
Inoculation for microbiological growth: No Contaminants Detected
Mycoplasma: Not Detected
Viability: Viable post-cryopreservation

Passage number: P23
Cell line karyotype: 46,XX
Karyotyping method: G-Banding
STR/Fingerprinting: A 16 allele profile has been recorded and data is available upon request, after cell line purchase.


Note: EAUA and CLIP must be completed before order fulfillment

Subculture Routine

Medium: mTeSR®
Passage method: EDTA
Matrix: Matrigel® / Geltrex®
CO2 concentration: 5%
O2 concentration: 21%
Temperature: 37°C

Legal Information

EBiSC is a trademark of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
GELTREX is a registered trademark of Life Technologies Corporation
Matrigel is a registered trademark of Corning, Inc.
mTeSR is a registered trademark of WiCell Research Institute, Inc.

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids



Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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