Inserts or Plates: Which format for your 3D cell culture

 

3D cell culture. You've heard about it, you've read about it. You're probably daunted by the plethora of techniques available out there, but you want to join the growing number of scientists publishing in the 3D field or you hope it will make your drug discovery pipeline more effective.

But how should you do it? What's the best for your cells?

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Cost Effective, Lab-scale iPS Cell Spheroid Culture

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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REPROCELL’s Prof Stefan Przyborski to chair the SMi 2nd Annual Conference on 3D Cell Culture – London UK, 21-22 February 2018

The SMi Group’s conference on 3D Cell Culture will be held on 21-22 February 2018.The venue is the Copthorne Tara Hotel in Kensington, London, UK.

 Find out more at www.3d-CellCulture.com

REPROCELL Europe’s CSO Professor Stefan Przyborski will chair the first day of the conference.

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Formation of human tissue to improve drug testing and reduce animal research

REPROCELL’s Alvetex, a scaffold for 3D cell culture and bioengineered tissue models, is in the Durham University (UK) News yesterday, at https://www.dur.ac.uk/news/newsitem/?itemno=33385

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