RH 4

General#

Cell Line

hPSCreg Name EDe003-A
Alternative name(s)
RH 4
Cell line type Human embryonic stem cell (hESC)
Last update 28th November 2017
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Provider

Generator University of Edinburgh (ED)
Derivation country United Kingdom

External Databases

Cellosaurus CVCL_C357

General Information

Publications
* Is the cell line readily obtainable for third parties?
Yes

Donor Information#

General Donor Information

Sex male

Phenotype and Disease related information (Donor)

Diseases

Ethics#

Was the embryo established purely for research purposes? No
Have both parents consented to the use of the embryo for ESC derivation? Yes
Has informed consent been obtained from the donor of the embryo/tissue from which the pluripotent stem cells have been derived? Yes
Alternatives to consent are available? Yes
Alternatives to consent
Please indicate whether the data associated with the donated material has been pseudonymised or anonymised. anonymised
Does consent explicitly allow the derivation of pluripotent stem cells? Yes
Will the donor expect to receive financial benefit, beyond reasonable expenses, in return for donating the biosample? 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? HEFA
Approval number R0136

hESC Derivation#

Supernumerary embryos from IVF treatment?
Yes
PGD Embryo?
No

Culture Conditions#

Surface coating Gelatin
CO2 Concentration 5 %
Medium Other medium:
Base medium: Knockout-DMEM
Main protein source: Fetal bovine serum
Serum concentration: 20 %
Supplements
bFGF %

Characterisation#

Analysis of Undifferentiated Cells
Marker Expressed Immunostaining RT-PCR FACS Enzymatic Assay Expression Profiles
Alkaline Phosphatase
Yes
POU5F1 (OCT-4)
Yes
SSEA-4
Yes
TRA 1-81
Yes
TRA 1-60
Yes
Differentiation Potency
Endoderm
Ont Id: UBERON_0000925
In vitro spontaneous differentiation
Mesoderm
Ont Id: UBERON_0000926
In vitro spontaneous differentiation
Ectoderm
Ont Id: UBERON_0000924
In vitro spontaneous differentiation

Genotyping#

Karyotyping (Cell Line)

Has the cell line karyotype been analysed?
Yes
46XY

Other Genotyping (Cell Line)