The cell is the fundamental unit of life. We use diverse technologies and approaches at a large scale in order to study complex cells as integrated systems and propel biomedical research forward.
Allen Cell Explorer
The Allen Cell Explorer is the data portal for the Allen Institute for Cell Science, where you can explore our publicly available data, tools and models. The portal provides an unprecedented view into the organizational diversity of human stem cells by combining large-scale 3D imaging data, predictive models, observations of cells, detailed methods, and cell lines that can be purchased for use in labs around the world.
Cell Science News
New fluorescently tagged cell lines available, including first ‘silent’ tagged line
June 19, 2018
The Allen Cell Collection now contains five new fluorescently tagged stem cell lines, including the first cells in the collection with a tag specific to heart muscle cells, or cardiomyocytes.
Picture a cell: New 3D visual guide can help
June 18, 2018
New web-based, interactive tool aims to help scientists see human cells as they really are.
Allen Cell Methods: Setting up the WTC parental line for cardiac differentiation
May 29, 2018
Our Angel Nelson demonstrates cardiac differentiation for the WTC parental line and our gene-edited cells.