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 platform
Highest Sterility Assurance Level (SAL) of 10⁻⁶
Large sizes available with closed systems packaging
Bead size: 125-212 µm
Surface Area (cm²/gram): 360
Closed System Packaging:
Corning untreated microcarriers 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.