Generation of a human induced pluripotent stem cell line (SIAISi011-A) from a 61-year-old Chinese Han healthy female donor

Summary

Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) were donated by a healthy 61-year old Chinese Han female. Human OKSM (OCT3/4, KLF4 SOX2, and c-MYC) transcription factors were used to reprogram her PBMCs with the non-integrating episomal vector system. Immunocytochemistry for pluripotency makers confirmed the pluripotency of transgene-free iPSCs and their ability to differentiate spontaneously three germ layers in vitro. The iPSC line displayed a normal karyotype. Our model offers the possibility to be used a control in pathological mechanism studies. Copyright © 2021. Published by Elsevier B.V.

Authors Zhang W, Hua Y, Di W, Guo J, Dai Q, Zhao J, Zhang B, Wang Y
Journal Stem cell research
Publication Date 2021 Jan 12;51:102173
PubMed 33465532
DOI 10.1016/j.scr.2021.102173

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