University of Southern California


Genome editing | Human iPSC derivation | Cells and media

Note: Below pricing is for USC laboratories. To obtain pricing for non-USC laboratories or to discuss other services or products, please contact Genome Editing Manager Chang Tong at or 323-442-7834.

Genome editing for human iPSC and ESC

CRISPR/Cas9 technology genome editing procedure Price Time
Step 1: Construction and testing of CRISPR/Cas9 vectors $739.77 10 days
Step 2a: CRISPR/Cas9-mediated gene knock-out $10,786.80 3 months
Step 2b: CRISPR/Cas9-mediated gene knock-in $11,324.64 4 months
Step 2c: CRISPR/Cas9-mediated point mutation $10,946.80 4 months

Human iPSC derivation

Service procedure Price Time
Step 1: Derive fibroblast cell from skin biopsy. $300 1 month
Step 2: Reprogram fibroblast using episomal vector technology. $1,095.86/
2 to 5 colonies
30 days
Step 3: Characterize iPS cells. $878.63 2–4 weeks

Cells and media

Product Price
hESCs $50 per 35 mm dish
MEFs $10 per million
mTeSR1, TeSR-E8 $230