Minipig Cryopreserved Hepatocytes

Type:Cell Products
APPLICATION & SPECIALITY USES:ADME-Toxicology Products and Services
Keywords:CryopreservedGottingen minipigHepatocytesMetabolismSuspensionToxicityTransporter Uptake



With activity equivalent to that of freshly isolated hepatocytes, cryopreserved hepatocytes from BioIVT let you conduct your experiments when you want to. Hepatocytes are isolated and cryopreserved on the same day. Cryopreserved hepatocytes typically are used to study both phase I and phase II metabolism.

BioIVT can also prepare custom orders of cryopreserved hepatocytes from other species not found on this list. Custom sizes are also available. To receive a quote for a custom preparation, contact Customer Service.
BioIVT recommends the use of INVITROGRO™ HT medium and TORPEDO™ Antibiotic Mix for thawing cryopreserved hepatocytes.

Features & Benefits

  • Convenience. No waiting for fresh tissue
  • Testing. Characterized for a wide range of enzyme activities
  • Reproducibility. Long shelf life allows multiple experiments at different times from a single donor
  • Ready to Use. Thaw and use when you’re ready
  • Quality. Cells have >75% viability

Caution:All products are for research use only. Do not use in animals or humans. These products have not been approved for any diagnostic or clinical procedures.

Cryosuspension minipig hepatocytes are >75% viable and contain a minimum of 5 million cells per vial as determined by Trypan Blue exlcusion.

BioIVT provides’ technical support to our customers and this support includes onsite demos or training for handling our hepatocyte, microsome and S9. We have a group of Scientific Advisors that regularly visit customers to discuss their research and ongoing studies. If there are any questions or concerns about the use of our products or a protocol contact our Scientific Advisors for additional help.