​Tissue Culture Facilities 

​Our tissue culture labs are the most comprehensive and widely used shared core facilities that include: 

  • Primary Tissue Culture Lab 
  • Secondary Tissue Culture Lab 
  • Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells​ (iPSC) Culture lab ​

Services Offered​

​Primary Tissue Culture Lab 

  • Development of primary cell lines from tissue biopsies or other samples
  • Screening of primary cell lines for contaminations, especially mycoplasma infection, before undertaking any experiments 


Secondary Tissue Culture Lab 

  • Culturing of contamination-free cell lines
  • Maintaining cultured cell lines for further experiments


Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPSC) Culture lab 

  • Development of human-induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSCs) from mature cells of different origins
  • Characterisation of iPSCs cells for further studies and experiment​

​​Service Fee

Services in this facility are provided by trained and dedicated staff on a fee for service basis. ​For more information and assistance, please contact:​

Sadia Habib

​Assistant Manager, Laboratory​​

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