Login processing...

Trial ends in Request Full Access Tell Your Colleague About Jove
JoVE Journal
Biology

A subscription to JoVE is required to view this content.
You will only be able to see the first 20 seconds.

Interview
 

Interview: Bioreactors and Surfaced-Modified 3D-Scaffolds for Stem Cell Research

Article doi: 10.3791/792
May 21st, 2008 Usage Statistics

Summary May 21st, 2008

In the past many in vitro culture systems -- mainly monolayer cultures -- often suffered from the disadvantage that differentiated primary cells had a relatively short life-span and de-differentiated during culture. As a consequence, most of their organ-specific functions were lost rapidly. Thus, in order to reproduce better conditions for these cells in vitro, modifications and adaptations have been made to conventional monolayer cultures.

Read Article

Get cutting-edge science videos from JoVE sent straight to your inbox every month.

Waiting X
simple hit counter