iPF Airway Cells

  • Cells of patients with diagnosed Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

IPF (Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis) is a fatal disease that usually affects adults between the ages of 50-70. The disease is characterized by progressive decline in lung function resulting from scarring of lung tissue.

Lonza's lung fibroblasts isolated from donors diagnosed with IPF are shipped at passage 2 and stain negative for von Willebrand factor VIII, cytokeratins 14, 18 and 19, and alpha smooth muscle actin. All cells test negative for mycoplasma, bacteria, yeast, and fungi. HIV-1, hepatitis B and hepatitis C are not detected for all donors and/or cell lots. A Certificate of Analysis is provided for each cell lot purchased.

Recommended medium: FGM™-2 BulletKit™

Ordering information

Westburg offers this product in The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg,
If you are not located in these countries please visit the Lonza website to find your local distributor.
Cat no. Description
LO CC-7231 Diseased Human Lung Fibroblasts (Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis)