Stem Cell Analytics Core

Stem Cell Core Research Facility

Stem Cell Analytics Core

The Stem Cell Core in The Saban Research Institute at Children's Hospital Los Angeles is a shared lab and centralized support facility funded by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Our main goal is to provide researchers with access to knowledge, resources, equipment and assistance working with pluripotent stem cells.

The stem cell analytics core and shared lab offers a variety of services focused around 4 key areas:

  • Cells and reagents
  • Equipment and laboratory space
  • Technical assistance
  • Research

Research Overview

We consider all research projects, including:

  • Development of pediatric disease models and building a pediatric iPSC disease bank 
  • Cell line production
  • Differentiation of stem cells to specialized cell types
  • Development of methods for genetically modifying stem cells.

Stem Cell Core Research Services

Research Services

The Stem Cell Core offers cell distribution, biobanking, repository and stem cell testing services, assisting both Children's Hospital Los Angeles investigators and non-hospital scientists with their research. Learn more about our Research Services.

Stem Cell Core Equipment


The Stem Cell Core facility offers two shared laboratory spaces, imaging equipment, real-time PCR, nuclear transfection, flow cytometry and long term storage. Learn more about our equipment.


Technical Assistance and Learning

The Stem Cell Core offers technical assistance, protocols, stem cell culture techniques courses and human pluripotent stem cell workshops in The Saban Research Institute at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Learn more about Technical Assistance.

Cells and Reagents

Ordering Cells and Reagents

The Stem Cell Core offers a wide range of services for both new and existing clients. Orders are available for conditioned media, reagents, live and frozen cells. Learn more about Stem Cell orders.

Working at the Stem Cell Core


All investigators at the Stem Cell Core must meet the general and lab safety requirements. Learn more about working at the Core.


Funding and Billing

The Children's Hospital Los Angeles Stem Cell Core is funded by the California Institute for Regenerative MedicineLearn more about funding and billing.

Stem Cell Core Members