Accelerate to discover

Back to filter

Related topics

IncuCyte white paper: live-cell analysis for Neuroscientists

Sartorius

Mar 20, 2019

Stem cell technologies using iPSCs allow researchers to create differentiated neurons and support cells to study human...

Cell plasticity associated to circulating tumor cells from prostate cancer patients

Fluxion Biosciences

Mar 13, 2019

Treatment resistance is associated with tumor cells molecular plasticity. In metastatic castration resistant prostate...

Izon qEV - The fastest & most effective Exosome isolation

IZON

Mar 6, 2019

Extracellular  vesicles  (EVs)  are  prevalent  in biological  fluids  and  are  of  great  interest  to researchers ...

Enhanced uptake of luminescent quantum dots by live cells

Etaluma

Mar 1, 2019

The steady progress made over the past threedecades in growing a variety of inorganic nanomaterials, with discreet...

Mar 21, 2019

Fat-water separation Imaging in Preclinical MRI

Bruker Biospin

Mar 1, 2019

Non-invasive in vivo phenotyping of adipose tissue deposits in small animal models is of great importance in...

Precision CellRad

Precision X-Ray

Feb 15, 2019

The CellRad system allows you to irradiate cells in your lab without compromising sterility or security. A smaller,...

New technique for dynamic monitoring of liquid tumor Cytotoxicity

Acea Biosciences

Feb 12, 2019

To develop and validate immuno-oncology therapies, scientists must understand the full dynamics of cytotoxic effectors...

Mar 21, 2019

Small animal 13C-hyperpolarized MRI

Bruker Biospin

Feb 8, 2019

13C-Hyperpolarized molecules provide a unique signature for molecular processes relevant to a range of disease...

Show all topics (10)

AVATAR Improves transfection efficiency with high viability

May 9, 2018

Now you don’t have to choose between transfection efficiency or viability, you can have both. Use AVATAR with electroporation, chemical transfection, or lipofection workflows to get higher transfection efficiencies with high cell viability in patient-derived cells. AVATAR lets you squeeze and stress your cells for improved transfection, followed by healthy recovery and cell growth using two key microenvironment conditions:  atmospheric pressure and O2 along with CO2 and temperature. AVATAR streamlines and optimizes the entire transfection process. Precise microenvironments along with custom reagents for before, during and post-transfection support your cells of interest and improve DNA and RNA transfection efficiency.

-Cell preconditioning: Primary cells undergo a ‘preconditioning’ and expansion step prior to transfection using a specific AVATAR setting for the cell type. This moves cells into a growth phase over a 48 to 72-hour period followed by a transfection or reprogramming step.

-Cell recovery: After transfection, cells are cultured using another AVATAR setting for approximately 24 hours to improve cell viability and transfection efficiency.

-Cell expansion: Another AVATAR setting is used for rapid expansion and to enrich for transfected cells.

 

Read more!

Application
Product news

Related technologies: Physiological cell culturing

Get more info

Riccardo Pasculli

Head of application support

Riccardo

Pasculli

+420 731 127 717

Send Message

Brand profile

Xcell Biosciences

The company provides a revolutionary cell culturing platform that replicates the physiological environment of native tissues to deliver reproducible and biologically relevant molecular analysis.

Related products

The Avatar system can mimic the oxygen and pressure levels of human tissues

show detail

We supply and support Life-Science Technologies in the territory of Central and Eastern Europe.

Czech Republic

Slovakia

Hungary

Poland

Croatia

Slovenia

Serbia

Romania

Bulgaria

Latvia

Lithuania

Estonia

Russia

Ukraine

Belarus

Turkey