Takara Bio USA, Inc. (formerly Clontech Laboratories, Inc.), a wholly owned subsidiary of Takara Bio Inc., develops, manufactures, and distributes a wide range of life science research reagents under the Takara, Clontech, and Cellartis brands. To keep you up to date with the latest happenings at Takara Bio USA, we have compiled our recent announcements and press releases below.
Takara Bio announces launch of human iPSC-derived intestinal epithelial cells for drug discovery research
Date: November 12, 2019
Takara Bio Inc. has launched the world's first commercially available small intestinal epithelial cells derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells, jointly developed when Takara Bio received a technology transfer from a differentiation induction method to derive these cells from hiPSCs.
Ground-breaking single-cell transcriptomic study using ICELL8 technology reveals homogeneity in mono- and multi-nucleated adult cardiomyocytes
Date: September 9, 2019
Researchers from the Max Planck Institute of Heart and Lung Research are the first to apply single-cell RNA sequencing on intact, adult mouse cardiomyocytes using the ICELL8 Single-Cell System.
Date: May 16, 2019
Researchers at the University of Helsinki, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, CBQF, and Technische Universität Dresden, Institute of Hydrobiology, along with other collaborators have performed the first trans-Europe surveillance study on antibiotic resistance utilizing the SmartChip Real-Time PCR System.
Date: April 11, 2019
Takara Bio USA, Inc. announced today that its parent company, Takara Bio Inc., submitted a Drug Master File to the Food and Drug Administration for the liquid formulation of RetroNectin GMP grade on March 15, 2019.
Date: March 18, 2019
Researchers from Steven Henikoff's laboratory (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) have developed a novel epigenomic method, CUT&Tag (Cleavage Under Targets and Tagmentation), for high-throughput profiling of chromatin components in single cells on the ICELL8 Single-Cell System.
Date: October 31, 2018
We are pleased and excited to announce that Dr. Christian Hoppmann, Research Scientist at Takara Bio USA, Inc., was awarded an Innovator Award at CPSA USA 2018 following his presentation on Capturem technology.
Takara Bio launches industry-first CMO services for clinical-grade human embryonic stem cell derivation and banking
Date: October 5, 2018
We are excited to be recognized in an article published by the stem cell industry blog BioInformant as the first company in the world to offer contract manufacturing services for the derivation and banking of human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) under GMP conditions.
A high-throughput single-cell ATAC-seq method developed by Stanford University now available on the SMARTer ICELL8 Single-Cell System from Takara Bio USA, Inc.
Date: September 18, 2018
Researchers from William Greenleaf's laboratory (Stanford University) have collaborated with TBUSA to develop a high-throughput single-cell ATAC-seq (assay for transposition of accessible chromatin) method on the SMARTer ICELL8 Single-Cell System.
Date: July 30, 2018
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Takara Bio granted manufacturing license from the Swedish Medical Product Agency for clinical-grade human embryonic stem cell line derivation and banking
Date: July 25, 2018
Takara Bio announced today that the Medical Products Agency ("MPA"), the Swedish national authority responsible for regulation and surveillance of the development, manufacturing and marketing of drug and other medical products, granted a manufacturing license for derivation and banking of human embryonic stem (hES) cells to be produced under GMP conditions at the state-of-the-art laboratory located in Göteborg, Sweden, within Takara Bio Europe's facility.
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