GM04602-2, GM04602 clone 2


Cell Line

hPSCreg Name
Alternative name(s)
GM04602-2, GM04602 clone 2
Cell line type Human induced pluripotent stem cell (hiPSC)
Similar lines No similar lines found.
Last update 20th September 2023
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Generator CERVO Brain Research Centre-Université Laval (CBRCUL)
Derivation country Canada

External Databases

BioSamples SAMEA114243997

General Information

* Is the cell line readily obtainable for third parties?
Research use: allowed
Clinical use: not allowed
Commercial use: not allowed

Donor Information

General Donor Information

Sex female

Phenotype and Disease related information (Donor)

Diseases A disease was diagnosed.
myotonic dystrophy type 1
The donor is a carrier of a disease-associated mutation and affected.
Disease associated phenotypes
  • hypotonia at birth
  • scoliosis developed at approximately 4 months of age and required body brace
  • delay in communication skills
  • inability to sit without support
  • delayed fine motor adaptive skills
  • difficulty maintaining head control
  • high-arched palate
  • thin, long face with moderate facial weakness
  • inability to completely close eyelids
  • thin, elongated head
  • hypertelorism
  • little facial movement
  • bilateral nonobligatory tonic neck responses
  • reduced muscle tone and reduced muscle bulk in all extremities
  • clinical and electrical myotonia
Family history The donor have a clinically affected mother and sister

Karyotyping (Donor)

Has the donor karyotype been analysed?

External Databases (Donor)

BioSamples SAMN00795394


Has informed consent been obtained from the donor of the embryo/tissue from which the pluripotent stem cells have been derived? Yes
Was the consent voluntarily given? Yes
Has the donor been informed that participation will not directly influence their personal treatment? Yes
Can you provide us with a copy of the Donor Information Sheet provided to the donor? Yes
Do you (Depositor/Provider) hold the original Donor Consent Form? No
If you do not hold the Donor Consent Form, do you know who does? Yes
Contact information / weblink https://www.coriell.org/
Confirm that consent was obtained by a qualified professional Yes
Has the donor agreed to be re-contacted? Unknown
Has the donor been informed about how her/his data will be protected? Yes
Please indicate whether the data associated with the donated material has been pseudonymised or anonymised. pseudonymised
Does consent explicitly allow the derivation of pluripotent stem cells? Yes
Does consent expressly prevent the derivation of pluripotent stem cells? No
Does consent pertain to a specific research project? No
Does consent expressly prevent development of commercial products? Yes
Does consent expressly prevent financial gain from any use of the donated embryo/tissue, including any product made from it? Yes
Does consent prevent CELLS DERIVED FROM THE DONATED BIOSAMPLE from being made available to researchers anywhere in the world? No

Does consent permit research by

an academic institution? Yes
How may genetic information associated with the cell line be accessed? No information
Will the donor expect to receive financial benefit, beyond reasonable expenses, in return for donating the biosample? No
Does the consent permit the donor, upon withdrawal of consent, to stop the use of the derived cell line(s) that have already been created from donated samples? No
Has a favourable opinion been obtained from a research ethics committee, or other ethics review panel, in relation to the Research Protocol including the consent provisions? Yes
Name of accrediting authority involved?
Approval number
Has a favourable opinion been obtained from a research ethics committee, or other ethics review panel, in relation to the PROPOSED PROJECT, involving use of donated embryo/tissue or derived cells? Yes
Name of accrediting authority involved? CHUQ Ethical Committee
Approval number 2018-4172
Is there an MTA available for the cell line? Yes
For generation of the cell line, who was the supplier of any recombined DNA vectors or commercial kits used?

hIPSC Derivation


Source cell line name GM04602
Source cell type
  • fibroblast
  • Fibroblasts
  • Fibroblast
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Source cell origin
An organ that constitutes the external surface of the body. It consists of the epidermis, dermis, and skin appendages.
  • Skin
  • Human Skin
  • SKIN
  • Integument
  • Skin, total
  • Skin, NOS
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Source cell line vendor Coriell Institute for Medical Research
Passage number reprogrammed 5

Reprogramming method

Vector type Non-integrating
Vector Sendai virus
Methods used

Vector free reprogramming


Derived under xeno-free conditions
Derived under GMP?
Available as clinical grade?

Culture Conditions

Surface coating Matrigel/Geltrex
Feeder cells
Passage method Enzyme-free cell dissociation
Medium mTeSR™ Plus
Has Rock inhibitor (Y27632) been used at thaw previously with this cell line?


Analysis of Undifferentiated Cells
Marker Expressed Immunostaining RT-PCR FACS Enzymatic Assay Expression Profiles
Differentiation Potency
Ont Id: UBERON_0000925
In vitro directed differentiation
Marker Expressed
Ont Id: UBERON_0000926
Marker Expressed
Ont Id: UBERON_0000924
In vitro directed differentiation
Marker Expressed

Microbiology / Virus Screening

Mycoplasma Negative


Karyotyping (Cell Line)

Has the cell line karyotype been analysed?
46 XX Normal
Passage number: 16
Karyotyping method: Molecular karyotyping by SNP array

Other Genotyping (Cell Line)