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Below is a list of publications from ISCBI and also selected publications from ISCBI Members. 

ISCBI Publications

2022 Publications

Perspectives on the cost of goods for hPSC banks for manufacture of cell therapies.

Kim JH, Kawase E, Bharti K, Karnieli O, Arakawa Y, Stacey G.

NPJ Regen Med. 2022 Sep 29;7(1):54.


PMID: 36175440; PMCID: PMC9522845.

Biobanking of human pluripotent stem cells in China.

Stacey GN, Hao J (2022)

Cell Prolif. First published: 02 June 2022.

2021 Publications

Integrated Collection of Stem Cell Bank Data, a Data Portal for Standardized Stem Cell Information

Chen Y, Sakurai K, Maeda S, Masui T, Okano H, Dewender J, Seltmann S, Kurtz A, Masuya H, Nakamura Y, Sheldon M, Schneider J, Stacey GN, Panina Y, Fujibuchi W

Stem Cell Reports, 16 (4); 997-1005,


The International Stem Cell Banking Initiative (ISCBI).

Glyn N Stacey, Lyn Healy (2021)

Stem Cell Research, 53, 102265, ISSN 1873-5061,


Pluripotent stem cell banking for research and specialist applications.

Eds. Andreas Kurtz A, Stacey G, Healy L & Namorado J.

Stem Cell Research VSI Virtual Book, Elsevier, 2021.

2020 Publications

A Manually Curated Database on Clinical Studies Involving Cell Products Derived from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells.

Sabine Kobold, Anke Guhr, Nancy Mah, Nils Bultjer, Stefanie Seltmann, Andrea E.M. SeilerWulczyn, Glyn Stacey, Hao Jie, Wang Liu, Peter Loser and Andreas Kurtz (2020)

Stem Cell Reports, 15; 1-10.

Access to stem cell data and registration of pluripotent cell lines: the Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Registry (hPSCreg)

Mah N, Seltmann S, Aran B, Steeg R, Dewender J, Bultjer N, Veiga A, Stacey G, Kurtz A

Stem Cell Research (2020),


Development and Implementation of Large-scale Quality Control for the European Bank for Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells.

O’Shea O, Steeg R, Chapman C, MacKintosh P, Stacey GN (2020)

Stem Cell Research. Stem Cell Research 45:101773.

A Report from a Workshop of the International Stem Cell Banking Initiative, Held in Collaboration of Global Alliance for iPSC Therapies and the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Boston, 2017.

Kim JH, Alderton A, Crook JM, Benvenisty N, Brandsten C, Firpo M, Harrison PW, Kawamata S, Kawase E, Kurtz A, Loring JF, Ludwig T, Man J, Mountford JC, Turner ML, Oh S, da Veiga Pereira L, Pranke P, Sheldon M, Steeg R, Sullivan S, Yaffe M, Zhou Q, Stacey GN

Stem cells.

2017 Publications

Report of the International Stem Cell Banking Initiative Workshop Activity: Current Hurdles and Progress in Seed-Stock Banking of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells.

Kim J-H, Kurtz A, Yuan B-Z, Zeng F, Lomax G, Loring JF, HYEON JU JI, Clarke L, Inamdar MS, Pera M. Firpo MT, Sheldon M, Rahman N, O’Shea O, Pranke P, Zhou Q, Isasi R, Rungsiwiwut R, Kawamata S, Oh S, Ludwig T, Masui T, Novak TJ, Takahashi T, Fujibutchi W, Koo,SK, Stacey GN, (2017)

SCTM, 6; 1956-1962.

2015 Publications

Points to consider in the development of seed stocks of pluripotent stem cells for clinical applications. Regenerative Medicine.

Andrews PW, Baker D, Benvinisty N, Miranda B, Bruce K, Brüstle O, Choi M, Choi YM, Crook JM, De Sousa PA, Dvorak P, Freund C, Firpo M, Furue MK, Gokhale P, Ha HY, Han E, Haupt S, Healy L, Hei DJ, Hovatta O, Hunt C, Hwang SM, Inamdar MS, Isasi RM, Jaconi M, Jekerle V, Kamthorn P, Kibbey MC, Knezevic I, Knowles BB, Koo SK, Laabi Y, Leopoldo L, Liu P, Lomax GP, Loring JF, Ludwig TE, Montgomery K, Mummery C, Nagy A, Nakamura Y, Nakatsuji N, Oh S, Oh SK, Otonkoski T, Pera M, Peschanski M, Pranke P, Rajala KM, Rao M, Ruttachuk R, Reubinoff B, Ricco L, Rooke H, Sipp D, Stacey GN, Suemori H, Takahashi TA, Takada K, Talib S, Tannenbaum S, Yuan BZ, Zeng F, Zhou Q. (2015)

Future Medicine 10 (02s)



Data sharing in stem cell translational science: policy statement by the International Stem Cell Forum Ethics Working Party.

Bredenoord AL, Mostert M, Isasi R, Knoppers BM.

Regen Med. 2015;10(7):857-61.

Epub 2015 Oct 27. PMID: 26506014.

2014 Publications

Identifiability and privacy in pluripotent stem cell research.

Isasi R, Andrews PW, Baltz JM, Bredenoord AL, Burton P, Chiu IM, Hull SC, Jung JW, Kurtz A, Lomax G, Ludwig T, McDonald M, Morris C, Ng HH, Rooke H, Sharma A, Stacey GN, Williams C, Zeng F, Knoppers BM.

Cell Stem Cell. 2014 Apr 3;14(4):427-30.

doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2014.03.014.

PMID: 24702994; PMCID: PMC4815907.

Setting quality standards for stem cell banking, research and translation: The international stem cell banking initiative (Chapter 1).

Crook JM, Stacey GN. Ed D Ilic.

Springer International Publishing AQ8 AG, 2017:3–9.

2013 Publications

Banking iPSC lines: Lessons learnt from ES cells?

Stacey, G, Crook, JR, Hei, D, Ludwig, T.

Cell Stem Cell, 13: 385-388.



2011 Publications

Publishing SNP genotypes of human embryonic stem cell lines: policy statement of the International Stem Cell Forum Ethics Working Party.

Knoppers BM, Isasi R, Benvenisty N, Kim OJ, Lomax G, Morris C, Murray TH, Lee EH, Perry M, Richardson G, Sipp D, Tanner K, Wahlström J, de Wert G, Zeng F.

Stem Cell Rev Rep. 2011 Sep;7(3):482-4.

PMID: 21279481; PMCID: PMC3137773.

2010 Publications

The International Stem Cell Banking Initiative (ISCBI): raising standards to bank on

Crook JM, Hei D, Stacey GN (2010).

In Vitro Cellular & Developmental Biology - Animal

2009 Publications

Consensus guidance for banking and supply of human embryonic stem cell lines for research purposes.

Andrews, P.W., Arias-Diaz, J., Auerbach, J., Alvarez, M., Ahrlund-Richter, L., Baker, D., Benvenisty, N., Ben-Josef, D., Blin, G., Borghese, L., Borstlap, J., Bruce, K., Brüstle, O., Buckle, R., Camby, C., Choo, A.B., Chen, W., Collins, D., Colman, A., Crombie, C., Crook, J.M., Cypess, R., De Sousa, P., Dhawan, J., Douay, L., Dvorak, P., Dyke, T., Eriksson, L., Firpo, M., Fitzgerald, C., Glover, C., Gokhale, P., Greene, M., Ha, H-Y., Hampl, A., Healy, L., Hei, D., Holm, F., Hovatta, O., Hunt, C., Hwang, S-M., Inamdar, M., Isasi, R., Itskovitz-Eldor, J., Jessie, N., Kim, D-W, Kirzner, R., Kiatpongsan, S., Knowles, B.B., Kuo, H-C., Laughlin, M., Lavon, N., Ludwig, T., Lakov, M., Lee, D-R., Macauley, J., McKay, R., Menasche, P., Menendez, P-M., Michalska, A., Mileikovskaia, M., Minger, S., Mishra, G., Moody, J., Montgomery, K., Morris, C., Mummery, C., Nagy, A., Nakamura, Y., Nakatsuji, N., Nishikawa, S-I, Oh, S., Oh, S-K, Olson, P., Otonkoski, T., M., Patole, M., Park, H-S., Pei, X., Pera, M., Rajala, K., Reubinoff, B., Robins, A., Rooke, H., Rumayor, V., Scotmann, H., Sherlock, J., Simon, C., Sipp, D., Skinner, R., Smith, D., Stacey, G.N., Stefanovic, S., Strehl, R., Taft, R, Takahashi, T., Talib, S., Terstegge, S., Turner, R., Tuuri, T., Yu, J., Zandstra, P., Zapata, A., Zeng, F., Zhou Q.,, Tannenbaum, S.

Stem Cell Reviews and Reports 5, pp301-314.

Selected Member Publications

Manufacturing with pluripotent stem cells (PSConf 2021): Key issues for future research and development.

Stacey GN, ,Cao J, Hu, BY, Zhu , Q (2022)

Cell Prolif, 55 (8), e13301

Guidance document on Good Cell and Tissue Culture Practice 2.0 (GCCP 2.0).

Pamies D, Leist M, Coecke S, Bowe G, Allen DG, Gstraunthaler G, Bal-Price A, Pistollato F, de Vries RBM, Hogberg HT, Hartung T, Stacey GN (2022).

ALTEX. 2022;39:30-70.


Epub 2021 Dec 9. PMID: 34882777.

The glossary for advanced therapies.

Editorial board – Bell R, Falkner A, Griffith M, Hampson G, Lim R, Master Z, Morrison M, Munsie M, Papantonio I, Rosemann A, Rowley J, Stacey GN, Waldman S, Webster A, Williams DF and Wyles S (2020) Regen Med 15, (8, suppl1), 1-169.

Free copies can be accessed at  


The DISCUSS Project: Revised Points to Consider for the Derivation of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Lines From Previously Collected Research Specimens.

Lomax GP, Hull SC, Isasi R.

Stem Cells Transl Med. 2015 Feb;4(2):123-9.

Epub 2015 Jan 5.

PMID: 25561681; PMCID: PMC4303360.


The DISCUSS Project: induced pluripotent stem cell lines from previously collected research biospecimens and informed consent: points to consider.

Lomax GP, Hull SC, Lowenthal J, Rao M, Isasi R.

Stem Cells Transl Med. 2013 Oct;2(10):727-30.

pub 2013 Aug 29.

PMID: 23990574; PMCID: PMC3785257.

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