Blog: Integration-Free iPS Cells with a Single Transduction & Streamlined Workflow

Easy, fast, streamlined iPSC generation

Dr. Uma Lakshmipathy a Sr. Staff Scientist, Biology presented work - on the creation of integration-free induced pluripotent stem cells with the CytoTune™ -iPS Reprogramming Kit. This kit provides an extremely streamlined process for the generation of induced pluripotent stem cells. The four Yamanaka factors (Oct3⁄4, Sox2, Klf4, and cMyc) included in the kit can be transduced overnight creating a simple efficient workflow. Read More

Date Posted: 05/01/12

Blog: Two Life Technologies Employees Speak at Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Conference

Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Conference
The three-day international Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine conference with a focus on therapeutics creates a common platform for the exchange of information about important findings in stem cell biology and clinical trials. The conference brings international experience from the fields of research and development, academia and business. Read More

Date Posted: 03/23/12

Blog: Life Technologies Signs Licensing Agreement with iPS Academia Japan for Global Patent Portfolio Rights to Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Technology

New Agreement

Life Technologies today announced - that it has deepened its commitment to stem cell research and its customers by signing a non-exclusive agreement with iPS Academia Japan for its induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell patent portfolio. The worldwide license will enable Life Technologies, a leading provider of innovative life science solutions, to expand its range of products and services for the iPS cell research community. Read More

Date Posted: 06/15/12

Blog: Human Cell Engineering: Cellular Reprogramming and Genome Editing

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Developments in Cell Reprogramming - The recent success in reprogramming somatic cells into induced pluripotent stem cells that are self-renewable in culture, coupled with our increasing ability to effect precise and pre-designed geonomic editing, now readily permits cellular changes at both the genetic and epigenetic levels. Read More

Date Posted: 04/24/12

Blog: Life Technologies and Cellular Dynamics International Partner for Global Commercialization of Novel Stem Cell Technologies

Large-Scale Development of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells

New Partnership Announcement - Life Technologies today announced a partnership with Cellular Dynamics International (CDI), the world’s largest producer of human cells derived from induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells, to commercialize a set of three new products optimized to consistently develop and grow human iPS cells for both research and bioproduction.Read More

Date Posted: 06/12/12

Blog: Solving Challenges in the Generation of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

Solving Challenges In The Generation Of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
The CytoTune™ - iPS Reprogramming Kit is a high efficiency, integration- free, easy-to-use somatic cell reprogramming kit used in the generation of induced pluripotent stem cells. This kit utilizes Sendai Virus particles of the four Yamanaka factors, which have been shown to be critical in the successful generation of induced pluripotent stem cells. Read More

Date Posted: 03/23/12

Blog: Unique Contest at 2012 ISSCR Annual Meeting

Things to do in Yokohama, Japan

Life Technologies will be Sponsoring - a unique and fun contest at the ISSCR (International Society for Stem Cell Research) 2012 Annual Meeting in Japan. Contestants can enter for a chance to win...Read More

Date Posted: 05/31/12