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Corning™ BioCoat™ Matrigel™ Invasion Chamber with BD Matrigel Matrix

Provide rapid and reproducible quantification of cell invasion in vitro. Corning™ BioCoat™ Matrigel™ Invasion Chamber with BD Matrigel Matrix™ cell culture inserts are pre-coated with extracellular matrix proteings for applicatins requiring a protein-coated cell surface, such as cell adhesion, growth, invasion, migration and differentiation.

Manufacturer: corning™  C354481

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In October 2012, Corning acquired the majority of the Becton Dickinson Discovery Labware business. In early January 2014, the integration of the Biologics portion of the Discovery Labware brands (including Matrigel™, BioCoat™, FluoroBlok™ and PureCoat™) into their growing family of Corning Life Sciences brands will be complete. You will notice changes on their product and packaging artwork, but the products themselves and the catalog numbers will remain the same.c

Catalog No. 08-774-121

  • / Case of 24 Each

Description & Specifications


Inserts per Plate 6
Culture Area 4.2cm2
Material PET
Pore Size 8μm
For Use With (Application) Studies in which minimal interference by growth factors is desirable
Quantity 4
Surface Coating Matrigel™ Matrix

BD Matrigel Matrix is a soluble basement membrane extracted from Engelbreth-Holm-Swarm mouse tumor which, when reconstituted at room temperature, forms a gel. Available preapplied as cell culture inserts, as invasion chambers, and as cellware. BD Matrigel Matrix is especially suited for culture of polarized cells, such as epithelial cells. It promotes differentiation of hepatocytes, mammary epithelial cells and smooth muscle cells. It also promotes capillary tubule formation of endothelial cells and neurite regeneration, and can be used for angiogenesis assays.

  • Two matrix configurations—chambers with BD Matrigel Matrix and with Growth Factor Reduced (GFR) Matrigel Matrix
  • Allow invasion of HT-1080 cells (invasive human fibrosarcoma cells) through 8μm pores and exclude invasion of 3T3 cells (noninvasive mouse fibroblast cells line)
  • Chambers with GFR Matrigel Matrix designed for use in studies in which minimal interference by growth factors is desirable