bioreactor


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bi·o·re·ac·tor

 (bī′ō-rē-ăk′tər)
n.
An apparatus, such as a fermentation chamber, for growing organisms such as bacteria or yeast that are used in the biotechnological production of substances such as pharmaceuticals, antibodies, or vaccines, or for the bioconversion of organic waste.

bioreactor

(ˈbaɪəʊrɪˌæktə)
n
(Biology) a machine for growing organisms

bi•o•re•ac•tor

(ˌbaɪ oʊ riˈæk tər)

n.
a fermentation vat for the production of living organisms, as bacteria or yeast.
[1970–75]
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The Mobius 2000 Liter Single-Use Bioreactor is a stirred tank bioreactor that provides flexibility by configuring software, hardware, and single-use assemblies for use in suspension and adherent cell-culture applications for drug manufacturing.
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The Copenhagen facility will add a Single-use Bioreactor (SUB) 6Pack suite, consisting of six 2000L production bioreactors and a 2000L seed train.
This Copenhagen facility will add a Single-use Bioreactor (SUB) six Pack suite that consist of six 2000l production bioreactors and a 2000l seed train.The proprietary bioreactor configuration will enable flexible, innovative and customized cGMP production capabilities, offering scales from 2000l to 12000l in a single run.
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Sartorius Stedim Biotech launched a new mini bioreactor vessel for its ambr 250 high-throughput (ht) system, designed for optimal growth of adherent cells on microcarriers to enable rapid, scalable cell culture process development of vaccines.
The 4,000L CSR is the largest single-use bioreactor size available in the industry and potentially largest-ever design in conventional disposable bioreactors, resulting in higher productivity and significantly lowering the cost of goods for cell culture-based biopharmaceuticals.