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Corning® Transwell® polycarbonate membrane cell culture inserts

12 mm Transwell with 0.4 μm pore polycarbonate membrane insert, TC-treated, w/ lid, sterile, 48/cs

Synonym: cell culture inserts, corning plates, tissue culture plate, tissue culture plates

  •  NACRES NB.13



Related Categories Cell Culture Supplies, Corning, Corning Microplates, Corning Transwell Cell Culture Plate Inserts and accessories, Corning Transwell Microplates,
material   clear bottom
  clear polystyrene (plate or dish)
  clear wells
  flat bottom wells
  polycarbonate membrane
  round wells
  round wells
sterility   sterile
feature   lid
packaging   pack of 12
  case of 48
mfr. no.   Corning, 3401
application(s)   cell culture | mammalian: suitable
insert working volume   0.5 mL
membrane diam.   12 mm
size   12 wells
well working volume   1.5 mL
color   translucent
matrix active group   TC-treated surface treatment
pore size   0.4 μm
surface area   1.12 cm2 (cell growth area)


General description

• 10μm thick translucent polycarbonate membrane
• Treated for optimal cell attachment
• Packaged 12 inserts in a 12 well plate, 4 plates per case
• Membrane must be stained for cell visibility
• Sterilized by gamma radiation

Transwell cell culture inserts are convenient, easy-to-use permeable support devices for the study of both anchorage-dependent and anchorage-independent cell lines. They feature a 10 μm thin transparent polycarbonate membrane available in a variety of pore sizes. Transwell are treated for optimal cell attachment. Cells must be stained for cell visibility. The PC membrane is compatible with most organic fixatives and stains.

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