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Alvetex™ 3D Cell Growth Well Inserts

Multiple formats for versatility in cell culturing

Manufacturer: stemgent inc  AVP00448

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Catalog No. AVP00448


Description & Specifications


Inserts per Plate 6-well inserts; 48 plates
No. of Wells 6
Type Alvetex 3D Cell Growth Well Inserts
Quantity 48

Alvetex Scaffold enables genuine 3-dimensional cell culture to be achieved simply and routinely.

  • Highly porous (more than 90%) inert polystyrene scaffold
  • Provides cultured cells with an environment and physical space in which to grow in 3 dimensions (3D)
  • Hanging insert format

Typical uses:

  • Growth of 3D tumor cells for testing cytotoxicity of anti-cancer drugs
  • Growth and differentiation of stem cells in 3D
  • Improved predictive accuracy of Liver Tox testing with primary hepatocytes
  • Formation of full thickness skin models for compound testing
  • Growth of complex epithelial models
  • Co-culture models
  • 3D cell migration/invasion models

  • Enhanced cell viability and responsiveness to growth factors/therapeutic agents
  • Improve predictive accuracy of cell base assays
  • More accurately mirror the natural in-vivo cellular environment
  • Better understand how cells interact within complex systems
  • Reduce the dependency on animal model testing
  • Build more biologically relevant in-vitro assays