Umbilical Cord Blood Products
For Your Cell-Based Assays
Human umbilical cord blood (CB) primary cells consist of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells (HSPCs) as well as stromal cells or mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs). CB-derived cells can be an advantageous choice over other cell sources in a number of research applications, such as the development of screening assays for drug discovery, regenerative cell therapies, and immune modulation. This is due to the enhanced capacity of CB-derived cells for progenitor cell proliferation, multilineage differentiation, and self-renewal in vitro. CD34+ HSPCs derived from CB are more naïve than cells derived from other tissues, making them ideal for transplantation studies and a great tool to avoid HLA mismatch issues. Using CB products in your research can also increase the physiological relevance of your cell culture systems and generate data that is more predictive of in vivo outcomes.
Why Choose Human Cord Blood Products from STEMCELL Technologies?
STEMCELL offers a comprehensive collection of ethically sourced, cryopreserved CB primary cell products to support your research needs. Ensure continuity in your research and start experiments according to your schedule with a reliable supply of high-quality, donor-specific primary cells that are ready to use upon receipt, with guaranteed viability and purity documented in the lot-specific Certificate of Analysis (CoA).
Learn more about how we can work closely with you as your primary cells supplier.
Why Use Human Primary Cells from STEMCELL Technologies?
- Choose cells that are more physiologically representative of cells in vivo.
- Access donor samples collected using regulatory authority-approved consent forms and protocols.
- Request custom products for non-standard cell types or collections with specific requirements.
- Reserve large numbers of cryopreserved cells and start experiments on your schedule with cells you've already tested.
- Reduce time spent collecting and culturing primary cells.
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Frequently Asked Questions on Primary Cells
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Our Human Cord Blood Product Portfolio
Explore our range of ethically sourced human CB products* to streamline your research:
Frozen Human Cord Blood Plasma
Choose CB-derived plasma containing a variety of cytokines, chemokines, and growth factors required for cell maintenance during hematopoiesis.View Product >
Human Cord Blood CD34+ Cells, Frozen
Choose cord blood CD34+ cells derived from a single cord blood unit or access large lots of cord blood CD34+ cells derived from multiple cord blood units.View Product >
Human Cord Blood CD36+ Cells, Frozen
Obtain CD36+ cells derived from positively selected umbilical cord blood CD34+ cells.View Product >
Frozen Human Cord Blood Mononuclear Cells
Use primary mononuclear cells (MNCs) obtained by density gradient centrifugation of whole CB. Cell populations are composed of lymphocytes, monocytes, HSPCs, and MSCs.View Product >
Purified Immune Cells
Obtain specific cell types purified from CB-derived MNCs using STEMCELL’s cell isolation reagents.
- Pan-T cells
- CD4+ T cells
- CD8+ T cells
- CD4+CD45RA+ T cells
- CD19+ B cells
- CD56+ cells
- CD14+ Monocytes
Get the Custom Cell Products and Assay Services You Need
STEMCELL is committed to helping you find the right human primary cells as well as providing expert assay services customized to fit your research specifications and needs.
Primary Cell-Based Assay Services
Partner with our in-house Contract Assay Services (CAS) team to design and complete your drug discovery and development studies. Get the data you require by choosing from our portfolio of standardized assays or discuss your customized needs with our scientific experts.
Get custom primary cell products—including unique peripheral blood isolations, collections using alternative anticoagulants, and donor-matched collections, products subjected to additional testing, and more.Learn More >
Contact our primary cells team or your sales representative to discuss your specific regulatory or custom product requirements.
Standardize Your Downstream Cell Processes
Explore some of our cell processing technologies and resources to support the standardization of your cell culture workflows.
Cell Thawing Instrument
Standardize your cell thawing process with the ThawSTAR® CFT2 Automated Thawing System—a sensor-based, water-free instrument that delivers cell thawing profiles similar to those of a water bath in ~2.5 minutes.View Product >
Cell Isolation Kits
Isolate cells such as CD34+ cells from CB and achieve high purity and recovery with our EasySep™ cell isolation kits.View Products >
Cell Separation Guide E-Book
Learn everything you need to know about cell isolation techniques by downloading our cell separation e-book.Get Your Free Copy >
Specialized Cell Culture Media and Supplements for HSPCs
Promote the expansion of HSPCs or encourage their lineage-specific differentiation, and analyze your cells with media and supplements from our StemSpan™, MethoCult™, and MyeloCult™ portfolios.View Products >
Protocols and Resources for Your Cell-Based Assays
Find protocols and technical resources to help you work with human CB primary cells in your research.
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