Millicell® Hanging Cell Culture Insert, PET 0.4 μm, 12-well, 48/pk

Polyethylene Terephthalate hanging cell culture insert with pore size of 0.4 μm used in a 12-well plate for cell attachment, cell culture, cell differentiation & ICC.

tissue culture plate, tissue culture insert, permeable culture insert, cell culture inserts

Quality Level


PET membrane
flat wells
polystyrene housing




lid: no


pack of 48 ea (individually blister packaged)


50 °C max. temp.

filter diam.

12 mm

filtration area

1.1 cm2


12 wells

well maximum volume

1.4 mL

working volume

400 μL

pore size

0.4 μm


sample type cardiac stem cell(s)
sample type: human embryonic stem cell(s)
sample type mesenchymal stem cell(s)
sample type induced pluripotent stem cell(s)
sample type neural stem cell(s)
sample type epithelial cells
sample type: mouse embryonic stem cell(s)
sample type hematopoietic stem cell(s)
sample type pancreatic stem cell(s)

surface area

1.1 cm2

binding type

Tissue Culture (TC)-treated surface

General description

Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) hanging cell culture insert with pore size of 8.0 μm used in a 24-well plate for cell attachment, cell culture, cell differentiation & ICC.Device configuration: 12-well plate, 0.4 μm pore sizeMillicell® cell culture inserts are an easy to use and convenient device for adherent or suspension cells. Allowing the access of media from both their apical and basolateral sides. Cell growth, structure, and function more closely mimic what occurs in vivo. In addition, Millicell® inserts make it possible to study both sides of the cell monolayer.
Millicell® Hanging Inserts: Preloaded in receivers or available standalone
  • For co-culturing and permeability assays
  • Unique design allows easier basolateral access than other hanging inserts with less risk of contamination
  • Available in 5 pore sizes and 3 diameters, including a 1 μm pore size that is optically transparent for better visualization by microscopy

Applications: Cell Attachment, Cell Growth, Cell Differentiation, Immunocytochemistry


Polyethylene Terephthalate hanging cell culture insert with pore size of 0.4 μm used in a 12-well plate for cell attachment, cell culture, cell differentiation & ICC.

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