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OATP1B3 Knockout HepaRG Cells

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Related Categories ADME/Tox Products, Cell Biology, Cell Line Models, Liver Drug Transporter/Toxicity Models
biological source   human female liver (hepatocarcinoma and hepatitis C tumor)
OMIM accession no.   605495
storage temp.   −196°C
Gene Information   human ... OATP1B3(28234)



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These products are covered by the License Agreement as described in Exhibit 1, 2 and 3, in the technical bulletin.

HepaRG is a trademark of BioPredic International company


Tested for Mycoplasma, sterility, post-freeze viability, short terminal repeat (STR) analysis for cell line identification, cytochrome oxidase I (COI) analysis for cell line species confirmation.

Features and Benefits

Zinc finger nucleases (ZFN) mediated Knock-out of SLCO1B3 (MRP3) gene.

• The frame-shift mutation of SLCO1B3 gene was confirmed by fragment length analysis and DNA sequencing.
• Loss of functionality was confirmed by loss of transport of selective substrates in sandwich culture assay.

General description

HepaRG is a human hepatoma cell line. The cells possess a pseudodiploid karyotype and have been characterized as an oval ductular bipotent hepatic cell line as they have the ability to differentiate into both biliary and hepatocyte lineages in the presence of DMSO. HepaRG OATP1B3 knockout cells express the major xenobiotic sensors (PXR, CAR and AhR), drug transporters, phase I and II drug metabolizing enzymes as well as key hepatic transcription factors involved in stress response pathways.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

UN 3245 9
WGK Germany 


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