Biotechnology Techniques

, Volume 5, Issue 2, pp 83–84

A cartridge oxygenator for mammalian cell culture in a stirred tank bioreactor

  • T. Craig Seamans
  • Wei -Shou Hu
Bioreactor performance

Summary

Tubing made of membrane with high oxygen permeability is often used in supplying oxygen to animal cell culture bioreactors. We have fabricated the tubing into a cartridge configuration. Such an arrangement allows damaged tubing to be replaced conveniently and eases the maintenance of such an oxygenator in bioreactors.

Copyright information

© Science and Technology Letters 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Craig Seamans
    • 1
  • Wei -Shou Hu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials ScienceUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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