Human Epidermal Keratinocytes, adult (HEKa)

Catalog number:  C0055C

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Primary Normal Human Epidermal Keratinocytes, adult (HEKa) are isolated from adult skin and cryopreserved at the end of the primary culture.

The cells are:
• Performance tested—at least 25 population doublings when cultured in EpiLife Medium supplemented with HKGS (for HEKa) or Supplement S7 (for HEKa-AOF)
• Guaranteed to be ≥ 70% viable
• Tested for mycoplasma, bacteria, yeast or other fungi, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and HIV-1 viruses

Each vial contains over 0.5 x106 viable cells that have been cryopreserved at the end of the primary culture stage in a medium containing 10% DMSO.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


Age: Adult
Culture Type: Adherent Cell Culture
Form: Cryopreserved
Product Line: Cascade Biologics®
Tested For: Hepatitis B (HBV), Hepatitis C (HCV), Sterility Testing (Bacteria & Fungi), Mycoplasma, Growth Performance Assay, HIV-1
Donor Source: Single Donor
Species: Human
Cell Type: Keratinocytes

Contents & storage

Store in liquid nitrogen.