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Repository

The USC Stem Cell Core holds a repository of cryopreserved cell lines, which are distributed as frozen vials or thawed cultures.  Please refer to the Biobanking webpage for information on available services for recovering cryopreserved cells. 
 
Human embryonic stem cells
 
Please see service rates for an explanation of service fees
 

 Cell line

 NIH Code

 Originator

 Sex

Disc rate

 Regular rate

 H1

 WA01

 Jamie Thomson1

 Male

 $50

 $75

 H9

 WA09

 Jamie Thomson1

 Female

 $50

 $75

 H7

 WA07

 Jamie Thomson1

 Female

 $50

 $75

 H13

 WA13

 Jamie Thomson1

 Male

 $50

 $75

 H14

 WA14

 Jamie Thomson1

 Male

 $50

 $75

 
 1.  Thomson JA, Itskovitz-Eldor J, Shapiro SS, Waknitz MA, Swiergiel JJ, Marshall VS, Jones JM. Science. 1998. Vol 282. No 5391. pp 1145-7
 
 
Human embryonal carcinoma cells
 
Please see service rates for an explanation of service fees
 

 Cell line

 Originator

 Tissue origin

 Sex

 Disc rate

 Regular rate

 Premium rate

 C4

Martin Pera1 

Testicular germ cell tumor 

 Male

 $30

$40 

 $90

 
 1.  Pera MF, Blasco Lafita MJ, Mills J. Int. J. Cancer. 1987. Cultured stem-cells from human testicular teratomas: the nature of human embryonal carcinoma, and its comparison with two types of yolk-sac carcinoma. 15;40(3): pp 334-43.
 
 
Ordering Instructions
 
Existing clients:  Orders for cryopreserved cells should be placed via email to stemcellcore@med.usc.edu.  
 
Please note: Researchers working with human pluripotent stem cells must hold an MTA and up to date SCRO protocol.  Please refer to REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS web page for further information. 
 
New clients:  To request services from the Stem Cell Core you must be registered as a client of the facility. Please refer to the New clients web page for information on establishing an account.