Sample Request Form

Cell Pricing

Fibroblast Cell lines*

A. Academic = shipping costs
B. Commercial = $2500/cell line + shipping

iPSC Cell lines*, ES cell lines

A. Academic =  shipping costs
B. Commercial = $5000/cell line + shipping

One vial will be provided. 

Stem Cell Derived Islet Clusters+

A. Available upon request on a collaborative basis

*Prices may be lower than on other cell distribution platforms because of the generous support from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust.

First-time applicants should complete the form below, as well as the MTA. The PDFs can be attached to the form below. 

New Request Review Process:

All requests will be reviewed by faculty researchers from the hub participating institutions (NYSCF and Columbia University); with responses no greater than 14 days from submission. * required info

To ensure that your request is reviewed and processed in a timely manner, submit the following information: 

  1. Research Plan (one paragraph description) with requested sample list. Mention specific approval by institutional IRB and IRB number if available. 
  2. CELLhub Material Transfer Agreement (Academic | Commercial fill in areas highlighted in yellow and sign)

Required Information Form

(only PDF files accepted)
(only PDF files accepted)

Please cite The Helmsley Cellular Research Hub and email copies of publications that arise from the cell lines obtained to

Returning Users

To request samples, fill the form below or send an email to with a brief description of the intended use.