Corning Microcarriers simplify the scale-up process. The beads arrive sterile, ready-to-use, with available closed systems packaging for use with bioreactors. In addition, the microcarriers are available with surface treatments to enhance cell attachment and maximize cell yield and viability.USP Class VI polystyrene material provides a consistent platformHighest Sterility Assurance Level (SAL) of 10⁻⁶NonpyrogenicLarge sizes available with closed systems packaging
Bead size: 125-212 µmDensity: ~1.026Surface Area (cm2/gram): 360
Incorporates more oxygen into the cell culture surface, rendering it more hydrophilic and increasing cell attachmentNo special handling or storage requiredNonbiological
Closed System Packaging:
Corning microcarriers with Corning CellBIND are available in 100 g and 500 g bottles that can be fitted with Corning aseptic transfer caps to prevent adventitious contamination during bioreactor loading. The transfer caps are available with either a male Luer lock quick connector or an MPC quick connect. Microcarriers and aseptic transfer caps are sold separately.