Generation of two iPSC lines, (ICGi015-A and ICGi015-B), by reprogramming peripheral blood mononuclear cells from a patient with Parkinson's disease

Stem Cell Res. 2019 Dec;41:101652. doi: 10.1016/j.scr.2019.101652. Epub 2019 Nov 9.


Studying Parkinson's disease (PD), one of the most common neurodegenerative disorders worldwide, requires different model systems, including patient-specific induced pluripotent stem cell lines. With the help of non-integrating episomal vectors the iPSC lines ICGi015-A and ICGi015-B were generated from blood mononuclear cells of PD patient, carrying three SNPs, associated with PD development. The obtained iPSC lines express pluripotency markers and demonstrate the ability to in vitro differentiate into the three germ layers. These cell lines may be useful for studying molecular mechanisms of PD and for drug screening.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Cell Culture Techniques / methods*
  • Cell Line / pathology*
  • Cellular Reprogramming*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells / pathology*
  • Leukocytes, Mononuclear / pathology*
  • Middle Aged
  • Parkinson Disease / blood*
  • Parkinson Disease / pathology*