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Robert Annand

Robert Annand
Robert R. Annand, Ph.D.
Senior Technical Product Manager
REPROCELL USA, Inc.

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Join REPROCELL at ISSCR 2018 in Melbourne, Australia

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 15, 2018 8:07:06 AM / by Robert Annand posted in Stem Cells, ISSCR

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ISSCR (the International Society for Stem Cell Research) is the preeminent stem cell research group in the world. ISSCR is holding its 2018 Annual Meeting in Melbourne, Australia – and REPROCELL will be there.

Join us 20-23 June at booth 74 and learn how we can help you with your stem cell needs.

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Cost Effective, Lab-scale iPS Cell Spheroid Culture

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 9, 2018 10:40:47 AM / by Robert Annand posted in 3D Cell Culture, Stem Cells

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Many stem cell projects expand to a point where standard culture methods—plates, dishes, flasks, etc.—no longer yield sufficient cells to meet the growing needs for differentiation and regenerative medicine. At this point, larger scale options are required. Traditional bioreactors provide large volume cell culture of liters to hundreds of liters, but they are expensive to buy and expensive to operate. New small scale bioreactors fill the niche between these two extremes perfectly, providing increased cell production over plates or dishes, while being cost-effective to buy and operate.

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Xeno-free culture of pluripotent stem cells in NutriStem® hPSC XF medium

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 5, 2018 5:58:00 AM / by Robert Annand posted in Drug Discovery, Human Tissues, Stem Cells

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Pluripotent stem cells (PSCs), such as embryonic stem cells (ESCs) and induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), are a key component of the growing field of regenerative medicine. Use of culture conditions free of animal products (xeno-free) is essential for PSC projects that are destined for the clinic. NutriStem hPSC XF medium (01-0005) and iMatrix-511 recombinant human laminin-511 E8 fragments (NP8920911) form an ideal system for xeno-free, feeder culture of human PSCs.

 

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