When are hepatocytes ready to use in assays?

We recommend initiating assays of iCell® Hepatocytes 2.0 between 7 and 14 days post-plating. Albumin expression reaches a maximum at day 7, which indicates the cells have fully re-animated after cryopreservation, and is sustained until at least day 14.


  1. iCell Hepatocytes 2.0 User’s Guide