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Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Core

Overview of Services

The iPSC core provides support and services related to induced pluripotent stem cell related research

It provides the following services:

  • Fibroblast Expansion
  • Blood Expansion
  • iPSC Derivation fibroblast
  • iPSC Derivation blood
  • iPSC line banking
  • iPSC Line request
  • Differentiation
  • iPSCs Shipping
  • iPSC Virtual Karyotyping
  • Mycoplasm Testing
  • Hands-On training
  • New iPSC Line Characterization
  • qRT-PCR for pluripotency markers
  • Embryoid body formation
  • Immunofluorescence
  • Cell Sorting



Jared Churko, PhD
Phone: (520) 626-2347

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Monday-Thursday 9AM-5PM

Sarver Heart Center 6136

Links and Resources

  1. Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Core


Name Role Phone Email Location
Jared Churko
(520) 626-2347
Sarver Heart Center 6136

Service list

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Banking and Distribution (2)
CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing (2)
Quality Control (4)
Reprogramming (4)
iPSC Differentiation (4)

Available Equipment and Resources

Name Price
Sony SH800S Cell Sorter  
Trained Mon-Fri 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Internal $107.00 /hr
Non-Profit/Educational $120.00 /hr
For-Profit $150.00 /hr