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Research Using This Line is Eligible for NIH Funding

Detailed information for selected cell line:

Cell Line: BJNhem19
NIH Registration Number: 0083
NIH Approval Number: NIHhESC-10-0083
Available for Distribution: Yes
Provider Restrictions: For research purposes only; no therapeutic use in humans. Use as per Government of India Guidelines for Stem Cell Research and Therapy.

Additional Information: The owners of the cell lines are- Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore; National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore and Bangalore Assisted Conception Centre, Bangalore.

The cell lines are available from the originator upon approval by a Steering Committee and signing of an MTA. The two cell lines have been deposited in the UK Stem Cell Bank and are due for release soon. Please see The cell lines are also listed in the hESC Registry, Europe.

Please see publication- Derivation and characterization of two sibling human embryonic stem cell lines from discarded Grade III embryos. Inamdar et al., Stem Cells and Development., 2009 Apr;18(3):423-33. The cells are in continuous culture for over 30 months (more than passage no. 200) and maintain pluripotent phenotype.

NIH Restrictions: (No Additional Restrictions)
Submitting Organization: Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Provider Name: Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Provider Phone: +91-80-22082818
Provider Email:
Provider URL:
Approval Date: 12/17/2010

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