How to Use the Stock

Use and Provision of the iPS Cell Stock

Using cells from the iPSC stock

The CiRA Foundation has a policy and review committee on how cells are provided to institutes and industries. Factors considered include the research proposal, business plan, ethical approval, etc.
Organizations that desire use of the iPSC stock are requested to return the completed application form and other documents to the e-mail address below.
The review committee will evaluate the documents and render the decision.

Flow chart of the iPS Cell Stock provision


Examination of Application

  • The Stock Committee Office will check if your application meets
    the examination standards and national regulations.


  • After your application is approved by the Stock Committee Office,
    our staff in charge of contracts will send you a draft contract.
    At this point, all companies need to conclude a license agreement
    with iPS Academia Japan, Inc.

    Click here for the iPS Academia Japan website.


  • We will issue an invoice after signing the joint research agreement.

    Click for prices.

Shipping iPS Cells

Related documents
Application Office
  • Address

    iPS Cell Stock Review Committee
    (CiRA Foundation Planning Office)

  • Mail

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FAQ - iPS Cell Stock